Lot 29: A blue and white 'Chine de Commande' plate
November 28, 2016
Amsterdam, NetherlandsLive Auction
With a central decoration of the 'Dame au Parasol' after a design by Cornelis Pronk (1691-1759), along the rim eight medallions, on the reverse side insects.
Diam. 25.1 cm
The blue and white dinner service with above-mentioned decoration was more expensive to acquire than the 'coloured with gold' (Chinese Imari version) and the 'enameled' (famille-rose version). See: C.J.A. Jörg, Pronk Porselein, Porselein naar ontwerpen van Cornelis Pronk, Groningen, 1980, page 20-21.