Description & Technical information

European market

A Chinese eggshell porcelain teabowl and saucer densely painted in famille rose with a central image of a black and white cat beside a vase of flowers, with four diaper borders linked by scrolling leaves and flowerheads, the central image repeated inside the teabowl.

Date:  Yongzheng period circa 1730
Period:  1600-1750, 18th century
Origin:  China
Medium: porcelain
Dimensions: 11.5 cm (4¹/₂ inches)
Categories: Oriental and Asian Art