A Chinese famille rose teapot decorated with goldfishes. Yongzheng period
A very fine teapot and cover with applied branches, leaves and buds to the body and decorated with goldfishes and sea weed in opaque enamels from the famille rose (fencai) palette.
- Period :
- Yongzheng (1723-1735), ca. 1735
- Reference :
For a very similar teapot, See A. Vasarela Santos, 100 years of Chinese Export Porcelain, 2017/2018, no. 54.
This form is illustrated by D.S. Howard in The Choice of the Private Trader, Minneapolis, 1994, p. 149, cat. 159.