Réf : 69178
China : C. Pronk Pattern plate
Circular porcelain plate with very rare decor "à la Tonnelle" in blue camaïeu under cover after 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.
Pronk is one of the few artists to have specially designed sets for the Dutch East India Company (V.O.C.).
"Cargaisons de Chine" reference Porcelain from the Compagnie des Indes at the Musée de Lorient, N ° 28
Models in blue shades are much rarer than those in polychrome.
First part of the 18th century. Circa 1738.
Diameter 23 cm
Very good [...]