A Chinese plate decorated in famille rose enamels with figures. Yongzheng period.
Painted in the famille rose palette, with three figures in garden with a phoenix. Peonies and landscape on the rim. The phoenix is the motif for the empress of China and is displayed in the crown and her clothing.
- Period :
- Yongzheng (1723-1735)
- 8.85 in. (22.5 cm)
- Reference :
- upon request
An identical plate was published by A. Varela Santos in 100 years of Chinese Export Porcelain (2014/2015, London, no. 71).