Chinese collection

Item LL 6734

Accession no: LL 6734
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Deep bowl with carved wooden stand
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille noire style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Qianlong (1736-1795 AD)
Measurements: H. 22.5 cm (with stand), D. 22 cm

Description: Deep bowl with straight sides. Design of a lotus scroll with blossoms in famille rose colours and green foliage in a composite black ground. Above the base, a band with swastikas and formal flowers in red. Carved wooden stand.

Provenance
Jeffery Whitehead collection; his sale, Christie's, 4 August 1915, lot 726, purchased by Frank Partridge for Lever, £44.2s.0d (for a bowl, LL 6734; and a pair of square bottles, LL 6735 & LL 6736); for Hulme Hall; LLAG Invoice file No. 48.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art , London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 391.