A chinese blue and white Ming style saucer dish. 18th century

With gently curving sides, painted to the interior with flowering lotus and scrolling foliage. 13¾ in. (35 cm.) diam. Estimate £1500- £2 500 - Price Realized £2 000.

Christie's. Le Grand Goût- A Private European Collection. 17 June 2009. London, King Street www.christies.com