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    Sale 2818

    EUROPEAN NOBLE AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 515

    A pair and one Chinese famille rose plate

    QIANLONG (1735-1796)

    Price Realised  

    A pair and one Chinese famille rose plate
    Qianlong (1735-1796)
    The pair of plates painted with a pair of ducks swimming in a lotus-pond, the rim decorated with Immortals standing among the waves, 22.4 cm. diam.; and a plate enamelled with an elegant lady scattering flower-heads from a vase in the company of a young boy, the border embellished with flowers and birds beneath the wavy rim, hairline cracks and chips, 22.5 cm. diam. (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    The property of a private european collector
    (lots 462-534)