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Export Famille Rose Porcelain Charger

Auction:
2885B
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$23,370$19,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2885B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 19, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Export Famille Rose Porcelain Charger, China, 17th/18th century, depicting a woman standing under a white plum tree, holding a lingzhi mushroom in her right hand, a boy holding a staff over his right shoulder, and a deer with a peach in its mouth, floral sprays around the rim, dia. 15 3/8 in.

Note: Inscribed Johanneum mark on underside partially hidden under sticker residue indicating that the dish is formerly from the Dresden collection formed by August the Strong, Elector of Saxony and King of Poland. For a similar example, see Christie's Amsterdam, March 26 and 27, 2013, Lot 299.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

minor gilt loss around rim, otherwise in good condition.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Rose Porcelain, Augustus II the Strong, Dresden, Electors of Saxony, House of Wettin, Johanneum, Lingzhi, Meissen porcelain, Peach, Shou, Amsterdam, China, Poland

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