11 May 2004
A FAMILLE ROSE SILVER-GROUND PLATE
Finely enamelled at the centre in a quatrefoil panel with a lady playing a qin beside a chest-of-drawers and archaistic vessels, reserved on a grisaille diaper-pattern ground, the border enamelled in silver and reserved with four aubergine enamel floral cartouches alternating with iron-red and gilt oval panels, minute underside nicks
8 7/8 in. (22.5 cm.) diam.
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