Chinese collection

Item LL 6336

Accession no: LL 6336
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Punch bowl
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille rose style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China (Decorated in Canton)
Date made: Qing Dynasty, c. 1770
Measurements: H. 10.7 cm, D. 28.5 cm

Description: Punch bowl, decorated in Canton famille rose enamels with gilding, in Mandarin style. Large panels with groups of figures in gardens, and smaller
panels with vases of flowers, the spaces between filled with red-coloured and gilt diapers. Inside, a medallion with vases of flowers, and composite borders of floral ornament and diaper patterns.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 535.