A very large Chinese famille rose dish decorated with archaistic vases. Yongzheng period.
Very large dish enamelled at the centre with a cluster of archaistic vases of flowers, scholars objects, and a wrapped qin. On the cavetto, a pink cell-diaper with clasp. Four branches of flowers on the rim.
- Period :
- Yongzheng (1722-1735)
- 35 cm
- Reference :
A very similar dish, with the same decoration in the center of the dish (but a blue diaper on the rim) was sold at Christie’s London, The Jarras Collection – Part I : Fine Chinese Export Porcelain, 13 june 1990, lot 65.