Chinese collection

Item LL 6570

Accession no: LL 6570
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Dish with stand
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze powder blue and overglaze enamel decoration in famille verte style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: D. 4.4 cm, D. 27.2 cm

Description: Dish, one of a pair (to LL 6569), sauce-shaped, with sides moulded in eight lobes, painted in famille verte enamels. In the centre a mirror-shaped design, inset with plum blossoms in a dotted green ground, and bordered with ju-i heads in yellow and aubergine. On the sides, vases on stands alternating with panels of powder-blue with gilt floral sprays. Mark, lozenge symbol with four dots at the points. Engraved mark of the Dresden Collection of Augustus the Strong, N=35 and a cross.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford. Ltd., 1928, No. 477.