Chinese collection

Item LL 6547
view of back of plate of item LL 6547

Accession no: LL 6547
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Dish
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze powder blue with overglaze enamel decoration in famille verte style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: D. 40.6 cm

Description: Dish with wide flat rim. Powder-blue ground with panels painted in famille verte enamels. In the centre, a flower-shaped medallion with flowering peony and peach. On the sides, eight small reserves with landscape and flowering plants alternately. Gilt floral designs on the blue ground. On the back, three flowering branches with a lozenge shaped mark.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 476.