A large Chinese Dutch decorated dish after the “La Dame au Parasol” pattern. Qianlong period.
A Chinese Dutch-decorated (Amsterdams Bont) large dish, originally with a band of floral anhua decoration, between narrow hatched borders of underglaze blue, later-enamelled with a central medallion after the well know model of “La Dame au Parasol”, and four panels of flowers and ladies on the cavetto.
- Period :
- Qianlong (1735-1795), circa 1740/1750
- 10.82 in. (27.5 cm)
- Reference :
This decoration is not repertoried in the book of Helen Espir (European Decoration on Oriental Porcelain 1700 – 1830, Jorge Welsh Books, 2005), and was also not illustrated in her sale (Wooley and Wallis, The Helen Espir Collection, 2014), which offered a large panel of the Dutch-decorated pattern.