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Yongzheng famille rose figural plate

£ 8,000

Category
Period
Reference
JC 007007
Diameter
21 cm (8 1/4")
Chinese famille rose eggshell porcelain deep plate made during the reign of the Emperor Yongzheng c1730. The decoration shows a court lady seated with two young boys surrounded by antiques.

the cavetto is decorated with a cell border with three cartouches of peonies inside a blue border of hatched design

The plate has often been described as a soup plate as it is slightly deeper than conventional plates.

The enamelling and art work is excellent showing why Yongzheng early Famille Rose is much prized Fantastic quality
Diameter
21 cm (8 1/4")
Year
1730
Medium
Porcelain
Country
China
Provenance
private collection from the Crittall Collection
Condition
very slight lightening of the blue in one area where the enamel was missed before firing and a hair line of 5cm NO CHIPS