Lot 535: LOBED SAUCER
October 27, 2016
Lisbon, ., PortugalLive Auction
Description: LOBED SAUCER in Chinese export porcelain, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong reign (c.1780), famille rose, intended for the Indian market, representing at the centre an elephant and its guide (cornac) and cameau-rose flowers. "Bianco sopra bianco" rim with flower motifs and folia
Notes: # A plate with a similar decoration is reproduced in "La Porcelaine des Compagnies des Indes à Déccor Occidental", by François and Nicole Hervouët, p. 105, fig. 4.74. Length: 18.5 cm.