A very large Chinese famille rose-verte dish painted with flowers and auspicious objects. Yongzheng period.
Very large dish, richly enameled in the famille rose-verte palette, with a butterfly foraging pink and red peonies, green rocks ; the rim decorated with ribbon-tied auspicious objects.
- Period :
- Yongzheng (1723-1735)
- 39 cm
For a pair of dishes with the same design (35,5 cm), see Christie’s, Mandarin & Menagerie : The Sowell Collection and chinese export art from various owners, 26 january 2015, lot 28.
Another model is illustrated in the book of Daniel Nadler (p. 41, no. 15), Porcelaines chinoises polychromes – Trois siècles de commerce sous la dynastie Qing (1644-1908).