© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Katalognummer: OS1218-019
A PAIR OF ENAMELED ‘BUTTERFLY’ PLATES, LATE QING DYNASTY
The sturdily plates painted in vivid polychrome enamels on a light turquoise ground
China, 19th to earlier 20th century, square hallmark painted in underglaze blue to the base

Delicately painted with numerous butterflies of various sizes amid chrysanthemum, peonies, lichee and pomegranates surrounded by their leaves and tendrils. Both with old appliances for wall suspension.

Dimensions: DIAMETER 25.5 CM EACH
Condition: Very good condition with one microscopic glaze flake to rim, some wear and surface scratches, and little loss of enamel to one butterfly and flower
Provenance: German private collection. Acquired in China around 1930 and thence by descent.

Verkaufspreis:  € 430

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