A pair of Chinese famille rose plates decorated with figures. Late Yongzheng / early Qianlong period
Each painted with a central scene of an official, lady and a warrior beckoning to his waiting pony, the cavetto with four cartouches containing precious objects, the rim with a border of flowers.
- Period :
- Late Yongzheng / early Qianlong period, ca. 1735/1740
- 8.66 in. (23 cm)
- Reference :
A private European Collection made around 1960
For a pair of very similar plates, see Sotheby’s London, Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Painting, including Export Porcelain, 12 june 2003, lot 232.