Réf : 69176
18th century, China export dish
18th century, export dish decorated in polychrome, from a pattern by Cornelis Pronk.
Two women sitting under an arbor welcome characters in a garden. The wing decorated with flowers, fruits and insects in cartridges surrounded by grids.
Cornelis Pronk 1691 - 1759 was a Dutch artist commissioned by the Dutch East India Company (from 1734 to 1740) to decorate pieces of Chinese porcelain. The "Arbor" is the last.
Similar models at the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam (the Netherlands), the Royal Museums of Art and History in Brussels (Belgium) and the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem (Usa).
18th century circa 1738 - [...]