GALERIE NICOLAS FOURNERY

A Chinese famille rose plate decorated with the horses of Wang Mu. Yongzheng /Qianlong period

Decorated in the famille rose palette with the horses of Wang Mu.

Country:
China
Period :
Yongzheng (1723-1735), ca. 1730/1740
Material:
Porcelain
Dimension:
8.66 in. (23 cm)
Reference :
C660
Price:
650 dollars (US)
Status:
available

Notice

This charming scene with the horses represents the Horse of Wang (King) Mu. Wang Mu reigned during the Zhou dynasty in the 10th Century BCE, and the Eight Horses were his favourite chargers which pulled the Emperor’s chariot as he progressed about his realm to visit the Goddess Hsi Wang Mu.

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