10 May 2000
A famille rose 'European Subject' plate
Enamelled with a 'concert champêtre' depicting a man with his arm around a woman playing the triangle, in the foreround a musician seated on a tree-trunk playing the mandoline, the everted rim with a feathery scroll border
23 cm. diam.
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Hervouët et Bruneau, La Porcelaine des Compagnies des Indes à Décor Occidental, p. 188, no. 8.15.
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