21 January 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,000
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
TWO PEERS SOUP PLATES
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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Angus MacCuaig Percival Estate, Christie's, New York, 29 January 1985, lot 74 (the blue and white example, as one of a pair).
Fuchs and Howard, Made in China, p. 57, no. 20.
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