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    Sale 1957

    Chinese Export Art

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 63

    A PAIR OF OCTAGONAL ARMORIAL PLATES

    YONGZHENG PERIOD

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF OCTAGONAL ARMORIAL PLATES
    YONGZHENG PERIOD
    An elaborate coat-of-arms of Cotton quarterly of nine in the center within gilt scrollwork trailing blossoms and flanked by parrots on brackets, grisaille cell on the rims
    9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm.) diameter (2)


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    Provenance

    The collection of W. Quennell, Esq., Brandon House, Hampstead, sold Sotheby's London, 22 June 1933
    By descent to the seller