A Chinese famille verte dish decorated with a fenghuang. Kangxi period.
Decorated in the famille verte enamels, with a central medallion enclosing a fenghuang flying over rocks and flowers, surrounded by a band of prunus branche, the rim painted with four flowers and butterflies cartouches on a cell-diaper ground.
- Period :
- Kangxi (1662-1722)
- 9.44 in. (24.5 cm)
- Reference :
An identical dish is illustrated in the exhibition catalogue L’odyssée de la porcelaine chinoise (Musée national de la Céramique, 2003, p. 186).