Chinese collection

Item LL 6420

Accession no: LL 6420
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Plate
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 1.9 cm, D. 22.4 cm

Description: Plate with flat rim. Coarsely painted in two shades of blue with a rock, two pheasants, peony, and magnolia in the centre. On the rim, four compartments of formal fruit, and between them peacocks in a scroll ground.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 211.