A Chinese famille rose tea bowl and saucer decorated with a cockerel. Yongzheng period
Decorated in the famille rose palette, with a cockerel perched on a rockwork amongst blossoming peony and beside a seal as if copied from a painting, within a shaped floriform border reserved in gilt Y-pattern, the rim with a diaper border.
- Period :
- Yongzheng (1723-1735)
- 4.33 in. (11.5 cm, saucer)
- Reference :
For similar pieces, see George C. Williamson, The Book of Famille Rose, Charles E. Tuttle Company, Rutland, 1970, pl. III.
See also Christie’s NYC, Chinese Export Art Featuring 100 lots from Marchant, est 1925, 18 January 2018, lot 39.