London, South Kensington
11 November 2016
A FAMILLE ROSE 'PRONK ARBOR' PLATE
The dish is decorated and gilt after the Dutch artist Cornelis Pronk's design with a seated lady and her attendants under an arch-shaped topiary hedge, the trellis border with cartouches of moths, butterflies, flowers and fruit. The reverse with iron-red and purple lambrequin border.
9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm.) diam.
Property from a private Belgian collection, acquired in the 1960s and 1970s.
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