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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 234

    TWO CHINESE EXPORT EUROPEAN SUBJECT PLATES AND A SOUP-PLATE

    QIANLONG (1736-95)

    Price Realised  

    TWO CHINESE EXPORT EUROPEAN SUBJECT PLATES AND A SOUP-PLATE
    QIANLONG (1736-95)
    Comprising: a soup-plate and a plate, each decorated in polychrome in the Meissen style with huntsmen within landscapes before turreted buildings, within a spearhead well and scroll work border, and a dinner-plate painted en grisaille with a bust of a Martin Luther within an acanthus roundel flanked by two putti attendants surmounting Christ flanked by the Twelve Apostles within an oval scroll cartouche and a border of continuous scrolls and acanthus, minor rim chipping and some wear to enamels
    The largest 8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) diam. (3)


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