A Chinese Export Porcelain famille rose bowl decorated with a couple resting after the hunt. Qianlong period.
Decorated in the famille rose palette with a couple resting after the hunt.
- Period :
- Qianlong (1736-1795), circa 1750
- 5.51 in. (14 cm)
- Reference :
- upon request
A plate with this decoration is illustrated by Hervouët & Bruneau in La porcelaine des Compagnie des Indes à décor occidental, p. 70, no. 3.16
An “en grisaille” plate, with this decoration was recently published by Cohen & Cohen and William Mothley in “Take Two!“, november 2017, no. 62.
The source for the design has not been identified but seems to be very similar to scenes by Charles-Joseph Natoire (1700-1777).