02 décembre 2012

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

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... [Lire la suite]