12 May 1999
A famille rose 'Apollo' plate
Painted in richly coloured enamels with two figures sitting in the forest, the left figure being Apollo playing the lyre, his muse sitting at his right dressed in a loose falling blue robe, Apollo's robes in pink and yellow, a border of four trailing flower sprays below a brown-edged rim
23 cm. diam.
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