15 September 2016
This lot is offered without a reserve
A FAMILLE ROSE FOLIATE SAUCER DISH
QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)
The dish is molded and incised in the form of a flower head, and is decorated in the center with a scholar holding a scroll standing beneath a pine tree beside two attendants and a small spotted dog.
5 ¼ in. (13.1 cm.) diam.
Samuel Putnam Avery Sr. (1822-1904) Collection, New York.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1879.
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