London, South Kensington
8 June 2016
A CHINESE 'MEISSEN-STYLE' SILVER-MOUNTED TUREEN AND COVER
THE PORCELAIN, QIANLONG PERIOD, CIRCA 1760
The tureen and cover decorated with cartouches enclosing European figures in harbour scenes divided by puce and en grisaille panels of birds, flowers and landscape scenes, with later partially gilded silver mounts with indistinct marks
11 in. (28 cm.) wide handle to handle
The Collection of The Marquis and Marquise de Ravenel, sold at Christie's London, 21-22 November 2007, lot 265.
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Compare an example with the same decoration in John Goldsmith Phillips, China Trade Porcelain, 1956, p. 148, pl. 64.
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