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    Sale 2261

    The Hodroff Collection, Part III

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 241

    TWO BLUE AND WHITE SCENIC PLATTERS

    CIRCA 1775 AND 1785

    Price Realised  

    TWO BLUE AND WHITE SCENIC PLATTERS
    CIRCA 1775 AND 1785
    The smaller in the manner of the 'Pearl River House' pattern, the larger deeper example with a view of a waterfront city, probably Canton
    11 in. (27.9 cm.) and 14½ in. (36.2 cm.) long (2)


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    It is unknown whether the Spode 'Pearl River Pattern' is based on this Chinese decoration or vice versa. For a similar bowl in the Mottahedeh Collection, see Sotheby's, New York, 30 January 1985, lot 312.