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A Collecting Legacy: Property from the Collection of Nelson & Happy Rockefeller

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A PAIR OF CHINESE EXPORT EUROPEAN SUBJECT PLATES, QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
each painted in the center with a scene of a lady seated beneath a tree beside a huntsman and a dog, with a further figure amongst the branches above
diameter 9 1/4 in.; 23.5 cm
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Description

This pattern, often known as 'Peeping Tom', is illustrated in Michel Beurdeley, Porcelain of the East India Companies, London, 1962, cat. no. 127, where the author mentions that the composition is inspired by a print by Moreau le Jeune of around 1760.

A Collecting Legacy: Property from the Collection of Nelson & Happy Rockefeller

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New York