A large Chinese figural famille rose dish. Yongzheng / Qianlong
Decorated in the famille rose palette, with tribute bearers bringing a gift to the emperor along with a missive which he is reading.
- Period :
- Yongzheng / Qianlong period, ca. 1730/1740
- 14.17 in. (36 cm)
- Reference :
- upon request
The imagery on this large dish was probably based on similar scenes found in woodblock prints and books, widely available in China after the sixteenth century.