A Chinese ‘Liberty & Matrimony” bowl decorated after Pater. Yongzheng period.
Painted in the famille rose palette, after the painting of Pater “L’attrapeur d’oiseaux”, representing a couple seated in a garden, the lady holding an open birdcage.
- Period :
- Yongzheng (1723-1735)
- Reference :
A cup and a saucer with this design, from the Mottaheded Collection, exhibited at the Virginia Museum, is illustrated in China for the West, London and New York, 1978, vol. II, p. 360, no 349.