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Four Chinese Export Porcelain Items

Auction:
2482
Lot:
167
Sold for:
$3,851$3,250

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Four Chinese Export Porcelain Items, late 18th/early 19th century, a bowl decorated with Masonic symbols, (three hairlines, rim chip), a scallop-rim sauce boat with gilt-brass mounted handle, decorated with a coat of arms under the spout and oval reserves on the sides with European port scenes; a grisaille decorated dinner plate depicting a farmer and animals in a landscape; a sepia decorated shallow bowl with two figures in a landscape, ht. 1 3/8-3, dia. 6 5/8-9 3/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Gilt wear around the rim on the grisaille decorated plate; some wear to sepia decoration and gilt wear around the rim on the shallow bowl.

Keywords

Chinese export porcelain, Chinese porcelain, Fresco painting, Glass art, Grisaille, Rim, Sepia

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