A Chinese famille rose plate decorated with mandarin ducks. Yongzheng period.
Decorated in famille rose enamels to the center with a pair of mandarin duck swimming amongst lotus flowers and water weeds, the border with the Eight Immortals crossing the sea on their magic vehicles amongst crashing waves.
- Period :
- Yongzheng (1723-1735)
- 8.85 in. (23 cm)
- Reference :
For a large dish with this design, see Christie’s Londres, European Noble & Private Collections, 17 avril 2014, lot 285.