Chinese collection

Item LL 6668

Accession no: LL 6668
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Supper set with twelve trays
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille verte style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: D. 40 cm

Description: Supper set with twelve trays fitted together in the pattern of a flower. Enamelled on the biscuit with lotus designs in a yellow ground. Hatched green borders with plum blossoms in white.

Provenance
Sir William Bennett collection; his sale, 1910, purchased by purchased by Edgar Gorer for Lever; by whom gifted to the Lady Lever Art Gallery, 1922.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 359.