8 May 2001,
Price realised NLG 2,938
NLG 1,000 - NLG 1,500
An encre-de-chine and gilt decorated plate
Decorated to the centre with the portrait of Martin Luther flanked by two angels, above the letters 'D.M.L.' and an oval enclosing Christ with the Twelve Apostles, surrounded by a Viennese Du Paquier border, rubbing, minute rim frits
22.9 cm. diam.
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See for a similar plate F.et N.Hervouët, Y. Bruneau, La porcelaine des Compagnies des Indes, Paris, 1986, p.272, pl.11.46.
Christie's charge a buyer's premium of 20.825% of the hammer price for lots with values up to NLG 200,000. If the hammer price exceeds the NLG 200,000 then the premium is calculated at 20.825% of the first NLG 200,000 plus 11.9% of any amount in excess of NLG 200,000.
Minute rim restoration.
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