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 butterfly, within a shaped floriform border reserved in pink 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.