Chinese collection

Item LL 6778

Accession no: LL 6778
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Bowl
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille rose style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Yongzheng (1723-1735 AD)
Measurements: H. 5.5 cm, D. 14 cm

Description: Bowl, painted in famille rose enamels with rose peonies, flowering plants, and birds in an irregular border of black hexagon diaper, edged with black and gold. Inside is a border of oblique leaves in gold and pink scrolls. Silver band on rim.

Formerly in the Beckford Collection; Sir Trevor Lawrence collection; his sale, Christie’s, 29 May 1916, lot 365, purchased by Frank Partridge for Lever, £17.7; by whom gifted to the Lady Lever Art Gallery, 1922.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art , London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 532.