Chinese collection

Item LL 6776

Accession no: LL 6776
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Dish
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille rose style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, 18th Century
Measurements: H. 2.5 cm, D. 21.9 cm

Description: Dish, painted in famille rose enamels. In the middle, a design suggesting a flower with eight petals, in the centre of which is a medallion with a red lotus design. The petals are alternately blue and pink with formal lotus scrolls reserved. Borders of pink quatrefoil pattern.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 528.