17 June 2003
A GRISAILLE AND GILT MYTHOLOGICAL PLATE
Decorated at the centre en grisaille with a driad and a satyr leaning against rocks below two trees, within gilt spearheads in the well and four delicately-drawn floral clusters at the border
9 in. (23 cm.) diam.
Purchased Sotheby's London, 29 May 1990, lot 75 (pair).
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See Hervouët and Bruneau, La Porcelaine des Compagnies des Indes à Décor Occidental, Paris, 1986, p. 317, fig. 13.91 for a similar plate.
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