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    Sale 12041

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    27 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 272

    A SET OF TWELVE CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE 'PSEUDO-TOBACCO LEAF' DISHES

    QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SET OF TWELVE CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE 'PSEUDO-TOBACCO LEAF' DISHES
    QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)
    Each with typical rosettes, flowers, and rococo leaves, comprising a saucer-shaped dish, four smaller similar dishes, and seven side-plates
    The dish 11 in. (28 cm.) diameter


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    For a discussion on this pattern, see Pierre L. Debomy, Tobacco Leaf and Pseudo, A Tentative Inventory, Sevres, 2013, pp.202-5, no. C1.1.

    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's London, 11 May 1992, lot 73.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A LADY OF TITLE (LOTS 53-58 & 272-278)