A Chinese famille rose teapot decorated with cats. Yongzheng period.
Decorated with a central medallion with a cat sitting next to a table and a vase with peonies. Gilt and famille rose diapers grounds are painted. The same decoration is painted on the lid.
- Period :
- Yongzheng (1723-1735)
- h. 5.11 in. (13 cm)
- Reference :
Collection of Madame C. (born B. d'O.), Bordeaux.
Pieces decorated in the same taste are illustrated by George C. Williamson in The book of famille rose (London, 1927)