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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 256

    A PRONK STYLE TEABOWL AND SAUCER

    CIRCA 1740

    Price Realised  

    A PRONK STYLE TEABOWL AND SAUCER
    CIRCA 1740
    Of hexafoil form, painted after Pronk's 'La Dame au Parasol' with a maiden shading a young boy, three waterfowl strutting before them
    4¼ in. (10.7 cm.) diameter, the saucer (2)


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    It is interesting to note that while Cornelis Pronk's engravings were widely copied onto export wares, variations on his designs, such as the present example, were quite rare.

    Literature

    D.S. Howard, The Choice of the Private Trader, p. 179, pl. 204