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    Sale 2261

    The Hodroff Collection, Part III

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 234

    TWO PEERS SOUP PLATES

    CIRCA 1731

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO PEERS SOUP PLATES
    CIRCA 1731
    One famille rose, the center with arms of Peers of Oxfordshire, the gilt fretwork border with a griffin crest and lotus cartouches; the other blue and white, centering a pheasant preening on rockwork, a trellis band at the well, the rim with the Peers crest
    8 5/8 in. (22.8 cm.) diameter (2)


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    Provenance

    Angus MacCuaig Percival Estate, Christie's, New York, 29 January 1985, lot 74 (the blue and white example, as one of a pair).


    Literature

    Fuchs and Howard, Made in China, p. 57, no. 20.