• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 181

    A set of three and two Chinese famille rose dishes

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A set of three and two Chinese famille rose dishes
    18th Century
    Comprising a set of three dishes painted to the centre with a branch of peony surrounded by a shaped border enclosing pink peony and ruyi-heads, on a bianco-sopra-bianco ground, the rim with a pink diaper-pattern, 31.5 cm. diam.; a dish painted with a large peony-bloom surrounded by feathery leaves and enamelled and gilt flower-sprays, 39 cm. diam.; and a dish decorated to the centre with a spray of peony surrounded by a composite border at the rim, 38.5 cm. diam., rim frits and small rim chips (5)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE BELGIAN COLLECTOR