Chinese collection

Item LL 6780

Accession no: LL 6780
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. 5.2 cm, D. 13.9 cm

Description: Bowl, part of a tea set - teapot, bowl, tea-jar, coffee cup, and milk-jug. Painted in famille rose enamels with panels of landscape, rockery, phoenix, and flowering plants in a ground of black hexagon diaper pattern. The panels are leaf-shaped and edged with gilt foliage.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 531.