February 24, 2022 10:00 EST

The Gilded Age

 
  Lot 115
 

115

Three Chinese Export Porcelain Grisaille and Gilt Decorated Plates
mid 18th century

Each painted en grisaille and gilt depicting a scene of the Resurrection after an engraving by Jan Luyken (Dutch, 1649-1712). (3).

Dia: 9 in.

Provenance

One plate: bearing labels for Pook & Pook, Downingtown, Pennsylvania, and Elinor Gordon, Villanova, Pennsylvania.
One plate: bearing label for Pook & Pook, Downingtown, Pennsylvania.
One plate: bearing labels for Pook & Pook, Downingtown, Pennsylvania, and Matthew & Elizabeth Sharpe Antiques, Conshohocken, Pennsylvania.
Property from a private American collection.
Thence by descent.

Sold for $5,670
Estimated at $2,000 - $3,000


 

Each painted en grisaille and gilt depicting a scene of the Resurrection after an engraving by Jan Luyken (Dutch, 1649-1712). (3).

Provenance

One plate: bearing labels for Pook & Pook, Downingtown, Pennsylvania, and Elinor Gordon, Villanova, Pennsylvania.
One plate: bearing label for Pook & Pook, Downingtown, Pennsylvania.
One plate: bearing labels for Pook & Pook, Downingtown, Pennsylvania, and Matthew & Elizabeth Sharpe Antiques, Conshohocken, Pennsylvania.
Property from a private American collection.
Thence by descent.

Note

For examples of pattern and source materials, see Christiaan Jörg, 'A Pattern of Exchange: Jan Luyken and Chine de Commande Porcelain,' Metropolitan Museum Journal 37 (2002): 171-176, figs. 6-9.

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