Chinese collection

Item LL 89

Accession no: LL 89
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Plate
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille rose style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Yongzheng (1723-1735 AD)
Measurements: H. 3 cm, D. 20.5 cm

Description: Plate, one of a pair (to LL 6773), of deep plates with slanting rims, painted in famille rose enamels. In the centre, a peony spray, and on the rim, sprays of prunus, lily, and aster. On the reverse, the sides and rim are covered with ruby-red enamel.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 526.