872
872

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF HENRY H. ARNHOLD, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ARNHOLD FOUNDATION

A LARGE FAMILLE-ROSE 'MAGU' DISH
QING DYNASTY, YONGZHENG PERIOD
Estimate
15,00020,000
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872

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF HENRY H. ARNHOLD, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ARNHOLD FOUNDATION

A LARGE FAMILLE-ROSE 'MAGU' DISH
QING DYNASTY, YONGZHENG PERIOD
Estimate
15,00020,000
JUMP TO LOT

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A LARGE FAMILLE-ROSE 'MAGU' DISH
QING DYNASTY, YONGZHENG PERIOD
with curved sides rising from a short straight foot to an everted rim, finely painted to the interior with the Daoist immortal in flowing robes holding lingzhi, accompanied by a boy attendant and a deer with a peach blossom in the mouth, overhanging prunus branches above, the rim border with floral sprays, all enameled in delicate pastel shades, the rim gilt, the reverse glazed white 
Diameter 15 1/8  in., 39 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Augustus the Strong, Elector of Saxony, King of Poland (1670-1733), Saxony, Dresden, inv. no. N=183 I.
Vanderven & Vanderven, 's-Hertogenbosch, 2006.

Literature

Maureen Cassidy-Geiger, The Arnhold Collection of Meissen Porcelain, 1710-50, New York, 2008, pl. 366.

Catalogue Note

An almost identical dish with the same Japanese Palace inventory number is in the Dresden Porcelain Collection, illustrated in Eva Ströber, La Maladie de porcelaine.../East Asian Porcelain from the Collection of Augustus the Strong, Berlin, 2001, pl. 32, where it is noted that such pieces likely entered the collection in 1727.

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