Description & Technical information

European market
from the Golden Gate Collection

A Chinese export porcelain octagonal plate, finely decorated in famille rose enamels with a vase of peony and prunus, within a border of floral reserves on a deep ruby ground.

Date:  Yongzheng period circa 1730
Period:  1600-1750, 18th century
Origin:  China
Medium: porcelain
Dimensions: 23 cm (9 inches)
Provenance: Deaccessioned from the Metropolitan Museum, New York

Categories: Oriental and Asian Art