Chinese collection

Item LL 6226

Accession no: LL 6226
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Dish
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 6.2 cm, D. 47.3 cm

Description: Dish with broad flat rim. Painted in delicate blue. In the centre, a medallion with a peony flower and foliage, in a ground strewn with blossoms of the season flowers; from this radiate eight petal-shaped panels with flowering plants in a ground of trellis diaper.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 171.