20 May 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 688
Estimate USD 1,200 - USD 1,800
A MEISSEN PLATE AND AN ENGLISH KAKIEMON FLUTED DISH
THE PLATE CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK; THE DISH CIRCA 1795, PROBABLY WORCESTER
The plate painted in iron-red and gilt with the 'Red Dragon' pattern, the center with two phoenixes, the border alternating scaly dragons and ribbon-tied auspicious objects; the fluted Kakiemon dish painted after the Meissen 'Yellow Tiger' pattern, the striped animal before a colorful hedge and flowering prunus branches
9¼ in. (23.3 cm.) diameter, the Meissen example (2)
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