11 May 2004
TWO GRISAILLE AND GILT MYTHOLOGICAL PLATES
The first decorated at the centre en grisaille with Jupiter embracing Juno beside their eagle and peacock within gilt spearheads in the well and shell-scroll at the border, underside restored; and another with Jupiter holding thunderbolts astride his eagle within a du Paquier-style border
9 in. (23 cm.) diam. (2)
The first plate: François Hervouët; Sotheby's London, 3 November 1987, lot 885.
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The first plate: F. and N. Hervouët and Y. Bruneau, La Porcelaine des Compagnies des Indes à Décor Occidental, Paris, 1986, p. 302, fig. 13.41.
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