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    Sale 2818

    EUROPEAN NOBLE AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 458

    A set of four Chinese blue and white armorial plates

    CIRCA 1738-41

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A set of four Chinese blue and white armorial plates
    Circa 1738-41
    Of octagonal shape, painted with eight radiating lotus petals, each containing a stemmed lotus flower reserved on a spiralling diaper ground, surrounding a medallion with a coat-of-arms flanked by two griffins, surmounted by a coronet, all withing a spirally band at the rim, one repaired, chips and frits
    22.2 cm. diam. (4)


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    The arms are those of the patrician family De Haze from the province of Zeeland, the Netherlands. See further Dr. J. Kroes, Chinese Armorial Porcelain for the Dutch Market, Zwolle, 2007, pp. 193-194, nr. 109.

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