A rare black-ground 'Trumpeter' plate, circa 1740

Lot 60. A rare black-ground 'Trumpeter' plate, circa 1740Estimate: $10,000-15,000. Price Realized $30,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015

With two Turkish musicians, possibly inspired by or after Cornelis Pronk, gilt spearhead at the rim, all on a lustrous black ground - 8 1/8 in. (22.5 cm)

Provenance: Christie's, London, June 1996, lot 282.

THE COLLECTION OF J. JEFFERSON AND ANNE WEILER MILLER

CHRISTIE'S. CHINESE EXPORT ART, 21 January 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza