Pair of Chinese Famille Rose Judgement of Paris plates, Qianlong (1736-95), decorated in the centre with a scene from Greek mythology where Hermes brings the goddesses Hera, Athena and Aphrodite to Paris (the mortal son of King Priam of Troy) for their beauty to be judged, the rim with four cartouches depicting maritime scenes, diameter: 9 1/16 in. In this depiction, Athena has been replaced with Eros, the God of Love, and the plate shows the final stage where Paris is awarding the golden apple to Venus.
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This means that our cataloguing is of the highest standard. The item "Pair of Chinese Famille Rose Judgement of Paris plates, Qianlong (1736-95)" is in sale since Thursday, August 6, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Porcelain". The seller is "guestandgray" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.