17 June 2003
A GRISAILLE AND GILT MYTHOLOGICAL PLATE
Decorated en grisaille at the centre with Zeus embracing Juno, his wife and sister, their eagle and peacock beside them, accompanied by two putti with torches, within gilt spearheads in the well and a border of linked strapwork cartouches
9 in. (23 cm.) diam.
Purchased from S. Marchant & Son Ltd.
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