A Chinese famille rose-noire dish decorated with figures. Yongzheng period
Decorated in the famille rose palette, with a lady holding the hand of a boy. Behind him is another lad, and on the left is a fisherman in a green coat. In the background, there is a butterfly and a spray of large peonies. The border, in eight divisions, is enameled with peonies and other flowers on a brilliant black ground.
- Period :
- Yongzheng (1723-1735)
- 9.44 in. (24 cm)
- Reference :
Pierre Saqué, Paris
This decoration is illustrated by George C. Williamson in The Book of Famille Rose (1970, pl. XLV).