18 June 2002
A FAMILLE ROSE RUBY-BACKED SEMI-EGGSHELL SAUCER-DISH
Finely enamelled with an elderly man seated on a low table between two elegant ladies and a young boy, the rim with a band of cell-pattern reserved with floral cartouches, the reverse under a rich ruby glaze, rim hairlines
8 in. (20.2 cm.) diam.
Corrado Zincone, no. 53.
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A pair of plates from this service, formerly in the collection of Mary, Viscountess Rothermere, was sold in our New York Rooms, 16 April 1994, lot 54.
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