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    Sale 1957

    Chinese Export Art

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 120

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE EUROPEAN SUBJECT PLATES

    CIRCA 1730

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE EUROPEAN SUBJECT PLATES
    CIRCA 1730
    A Western gentleman in a pink frockcoat is shaded by a parasol his boy servant carries, next to them is a little black dog, all in Chinese landscape with floral band on the well and floral cartouches within pink cell diaper on the rim
    9 in. (23 cm.) diameter (2)


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    Hervouët and Bruneau (op. cit., pp. 102-103) illustrate several versions of this subject, which they call "le Hollandais et le chien", including a plate in this early famille rose pattern and Chinese Imari gin bottles of about 1720.