A very fine and large Chinese famille rose tea bowl. Yongzheng / Qianlong
The tea bowl and the saucer decorated in the famille rose palette with blossoming begonia and aster amidst tall grasses.
- Period :
- Yongzheng (1723-1735), ca. 1735/1740
- 5.11 in. (13 cm)
- Reference :
The Collection of a French Lady
An identical tea bowl was in the collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (Samuel Putnam Avery Sr. – 1822/1904 Collection, accessioned in 1879), deaccessioned at Christie’s NYC, Collected in America: Chinese Ceramics from The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 15 september 2016, lot 939 (sold 13.750 USD).