A famille rose ‘Card players’ plate, mid-18th century. Estimate 3,000 – $5,000 USD. Photo Christie’s Image Ltd 2015.
Enameled after Teniers with Dutch countryfolk imbibing and playing cards beneath a tree, the borders with roses and plum branches; 9 in. (22.8 cm.) diameter
Note: The scene is after an engraving based on David Teniers’ Fêtes Champêtre.
Christie’s. MANDARIN & MENAGERIE: THE SOWELL COLLECTION AND CHINESE EXPORT ART FROM VARIOUS OWNERS, 26 January 2015, New York, Rockefeller Plaza.