A large Chinese famille rose dish decorated with “The Hundred Antiquities”. Yongzheng period
Decorated with vibrant enamels, with “The Hundred Antiquities” and peonies.
- Period :
- Yongzheng (1723-1735)
- 11.22 in. (28.5 cm)
- Reference :
The Hundred Antiques (Bai gu) is a miscellaneous or general collection of emblematic forms comprising the Eight Treasures, the Four Treasures, the symbols of Four Fine Arts (music, chess, calligraphy, and painting) together with numerous conventional representations of sacrificial vessels, flowers, animals.