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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 252

    A PAIR OF PRONK 'LA DAME AU PARASOL' PLATES

    CIRCA 1738-40

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF PRONK 'LA DAME AU PARASOL' PLATES
    CIRCA 1738-40
    With the pattern in Chinese Imari colors, showing a lady standing before water birds as her attendant shades her with the parasol, the honeycomb border interrupted by lady and bird cartouches
    9¼ in. (23.4 cm.) diameter (2)


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    See R.W. Fuchs, op. cit., p. 62 for an illustration of Cornelis Pronk's original design for this pattern, now in the collection of the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. Also see The Hodroff Collection, Christie's, New York, 24 January 2007, lot 43 for a similar pair.