Lot 189. A set of twelve 'Rockefeller pattern' side plates, Jiaqing period, circa 1805; 7 ¾ in. (19.7 cm.) diameter. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 9,000. Price realised USD 43,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018
Each vibrantly enameled with a unique Chinese fgure scene within gilt and sepia borders.
Note: This richly decorated pattern known as ‘Rockefeller’ ever since John D. Rockefeller, Jr. (1874-1960) owned a service in it.
Christie's. Chinese Export Art Featuring 100 lots from Marchant, est 1925, 18 January 2018, New York