26 January 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 3,500
Estimate USD 1,200 - USD 1,800
A LARGE FRENCH MARKET VERTE-IMARI ARMORIAL DISH
The coat-of-arms surmounted by a cockerel crest and above the motto RESPICE FINEM, the rim with four clusters of still-lifes and flowers, on the back four iron-red flower-heads
11 in. (27.9 cm.) diameter
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These arms identified by A. Lebel as of the Buisson de Mondonville family from the area around Chartres, although the exact family member who ordered this handsome service has not yet been discovered.
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