Lot 29: Rare Chinese Export Porcelain Rose Mandarin Platter
December 2, 2016
Hillsborough, NC, USALive Auction
19th century, finely painted court scene with very detailed expressive faces and clothing, a standing dragon screen is depicted behind the senior official seated beneath the screen, yellow carpet with Chinese cloud motif decoration, the scene is surrounded by the rare border decoration of exquisitely painted birds in branches and green and gilded medallions.
Estate of the late Suzanne Dates, Chapel Hill, NC
Condition Report: Very good condition; some rubbing and loss of gilding around edges.