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    Sale 1958

    The Hodroff Collection, Part II Chinese Export Porcelain From The Collection Of Leo & Doris Hodroff

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 408

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE 'CORNUCOPIA' PLATES

    CIRCA 1730-40

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE 'CORNUCOPIA' PLATES
    CIRCA 1730-40
    Each richly and boldly enamelled with a large cornucopia of peony, tulip, hydrangea and clematis blooms with an ornamental cabbage leaf behind, the rim with a gilt and grisaille band of scrolling vine and flowers
    9 in. (22.8 cm.) diameter (2)


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    Another plate in this pattern was included in the Chinese Porcelain Company exhibition, New York, 16 April-3 May 1997, catalogue no. 44

    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 25 June 1979, lot 113 (to Dr. Anton Dreesmann)
    The Dr. Anton C.R. Dreesman Collection, Christie's, London, 10 April 202, lot 370