A Dehua beaker painted in Europe, circa 1710-25
Lot 55
A Dehua beaker painted in Europe, circa 1710-25
Sold for £1,375 (US$ 2,300) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Dehua beaker painted in Europe, circa 1710-25
Probably enamelled in England, of octagonal shape with a moulded petal at the base of each side, painted in colours with a vase of stylised flowers resting on a table, flanked by a boy and a lady holding a fan, black-winged insects in between them, brown line rim, 6.7cm high, embossed seal mark

Footnotes

  • Provenance: The Watney Collection of Chinese Porcelain Decorated in Holland and England, sold in these rooms on 7 November 2003, lot 20

    For related decoration on Dehua pieces, see Errol Manners, The English Decoration of Oriental Porcelain, ECC Trans, Vol 19, Part 1, p8
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