Neptune Cup and Saucer

Neptune Cup and Saucer



A large cup and saucer decorated with a scene taken from a European print by Bloemaert of Neptune riding a pair of dolphins and surrounded by acolytes.

Dimensions: saucer 14.2 cm diameter, cup 7 cm high.

Condition: small chip to rim of saucer and two rim chips and associated short hairlines to cup.

Qianlong period (1736-1795).