Live Virtual Auction, 10 - 11 May 2020

Important announcement regarding the terms and conditions of this auction.

This auction is being conducted during a National State of Disaster in South Africa and in accordance with the various Regulations passed by the Government in South Africa in response. Presently, South Africa’s National State of Disaster is at Level 4, which limits certain commercial activity. Read More →

 Terms and Conditions for Online Auctions (517.08 KB)

 Privacy Policy for Online Auctions (198.46 KB)

Sold for

R 91 040
Lot 345
A Chinese Table Bay plate, Qianlong period, 1735-1796
  • A Chinese Table Bay plate, Qianlong period, 1735-1796
  • A Chinese Table Bay plate, Qianlong period, 1735-1796
  • A Chinese Table Bay plate, Qianlong period, 1735-1796
  • A Chinese Table Bay plate, Qianlong period, 1735-1796
  • A Chinese Table Bay plate, Qianlong period, 1735-1796
  • A Chinese Table Bay plate, Qianlong period, 1735-1796
  • A Chinese Table Bay plate, Qianlong period, 1735-1796
  • A Chinese Table Bay plate, Qianlong period, 1735-1796

Lot Estimate
R 50 000 - 70 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 91 040

About this Item

A Chinese Table Bay plate, Qianlong period, 1735-1796


painted en grisaille with two ships and a skiff in Table Bay flying enamelled Dutch flags before Table Mountain, Devils Peak, Lions Head and Signal Hill, enclosed by a double en grisaille line, the border painted with flower-filled cornucopias, foliage and flowerheads, gilt rim, restored, 22,7cm diameter

 

Provenance

Sue Ollemans, Michael Stevenson & Deon Viljoen, Art of the Dutch & British Colonies in South Africa & East Asia, Johannesburg, 26-29 August 1998, lot 41.

Property of a Collector.

Literature

C.S. Woodward (1974) Oriental Ceramics at the Cape of Good Hope, A.A. Balkema, Cape Town, illustrated on page 137, fig.157.


Other lots that might interest you
A pair of Chinese Export blue and white dishes, Qianlong period, 1735-1796
A pair of Chinese Export blue and white dishes, Qianlong period, 1735-1796
R 20 000 - 25 000
A Chinese Export blue and white octagonal plate, Qianlong period, 1735-1796
A Chinese Export blue and white octagonal plate, Qianlong period, 1735-1796
R 7 000 - 9 000
A set of four Chinese Export blue and white shell-shaped dishes, Qianlong period, 1735-1796
A set of four Chinese Export blue and white shell-shaped dishes, Qianlong period, 1735-1796
R 5 000 - 7 000
A Chinese iron-red decorated 'bat' dish, Republic period
A Chinese iron-red decorated 'bat' dish, Republic period
R 6 000 - 8 000
A Chinese VOC blue and white platter, late 18th century
A Chinese VOC blue and white platter, late 18th century
R 15 000 - 20 000
A Chinese VOC blue and white dish, 18th/19th century
A Chinese VOC blue and white dish, 18th/19th century
R 40 000 - 60 000