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    Sale 1957

    Chinese Export Art

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 54

    A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE ARMORIAL PLATES

    KANGXI PERIOD

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE ARMORIAL PLATES
    KANGXI PERIOD
    The arms of Spencer impaling Shaw in colors and gilt within finely drawn floral and diaper borders in cobalt blue, the backs with four blue flower sprigs
    8 7/8 in. (22.5 cm.) diameter (2)


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    Provenance

    The F.A. Crisp, the Wagner and the Dent collections
    The W. Quennell collection, sold Sotheby's London, 22 June 1933
    By descent to the seller