A very large and unusual Chinese famille rose “ruby-pink” ground basin decorated with a basket of flowers. Yongzheng period
Decorated in the famille rose palette, in the center with a basket of flowers and carps. On the rim, six cartouches depicting landscapes and peonies reserved on a “ruby-pink” ground.
- Period :
- Yongzheng (1723-1735), circa 1730
- 15,35 in. (39 cm)
- Reference :
From a French collection of the west of France
A plate with a ruby ground is illustrated by David Howard & John Ayers in China for the West, 1978, T. I, p. 150.