A Chinese famille rose double peacock tureen. Qianlong
Of large size, decorated in the classic pattern showing a peacock and peahen perched on rockwork in a garden growing with large, lush peony blooms alongside smaller flowers, the octagonal rims enameled with floral sprays and edged in a narrow iron-red border, the tureen with rabbit-head handles and asymmetrical scroll knop.
- Period :
- Qianlong (1735-1795)
- 14.76 in. (37.5 cm / stand)
- Reference :
For an identical tureen, see Christie’s, Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver & Chinese Export, 21 january 2010, Property from the estate of Elinor Guggenheimer, lot 467.