Lot 540: PAIR OF PLATES
October 27, 2016
Lisbon, ., PortugalLive Auction
Description: PAIR OF PLATES in Chinese export porcelain, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong reign (c. 1750), famille rose, decorated in Meissen style, representing two travellers heading towards a Monastery or a Mission. Rim in gold, coral and grisaille, with vines and grapes.
Notes: # A plate with the same motif is reproduced in "La Porcelaine des Compagnies des Indes à Deccor Occidental", by François and Nicole Hervouët, p. 352, fig. 15.35. Diameter: 23 cm.