October 23, 2021 09:00 AM EDT Asheville, North Carolina


Chinese Export Grisaille Decorated Plate

mid to late 18th century, Qianlong period, painted en grisaille a half length portrait of a lady, possibly one of the Gunning sisters, the rim enameled decorated with famille rose floral clusters, 9 in.

Note: This lot is accompanied by a copy of a Sotheby's catalog page for a similar Chinese export grisaille plate with portrait of Maria Gunning. 

Provenance:Estate of Virginia B. Story, North Wilkesboro, North Carolina


small rim chip, some stacking wear, light scratches 

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

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