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A Set of Two Grisaille Plates, decorated with the 'Resurrection of Christ',  Qianlong period (1736-1795). Photo Stockholm Auktionsverk

painted with the Biblical scene showing Christ in all his glory rising from the tomb, a seated angel watching in amazement and the four Roman soldiers collapsed in a heap in the foreground, the details of their armour in gilt,diameter 22.5 and 23 cm; minor nicks and one with glaze crack. Estimate SEK 6 000-8 000 ( 730-970)

PROVENANCE: Per Toftager Collection

Stockholm Auktionsverk. Fine Art & Antiques.  4-6 December 2012. http://auktionsverket.com