A Chinese powder blue ground “écuelle à bouillon”. Kangxi period
Decorated with underglaze powder-blue ground and with panels of flowering plants in reserve.
- Period :
- Kangxi period (1662-1722)
- 5.11 in. (13 cm)
- Reference :
A powder blue “écuelle à bouillon”, from the collection of the Rijksmuseum (Amsterdam, inv. no. AK-HM 6360), decorated with fan-shaped panels in reserve in famille verte enamels, is illustrated by Christiaan J. A. Jörg in Famille Verte: Chinese Porcelain in Green Enamels (p. 106, no. 97)
This history of this form is also illustrated by Jorge Welsh in Out of the Ordinary: Living with Chinese Export Porcelain (2014, pp.92-95, no. 24).