Description & Technical information

European market

A Chinese export porcelain teabowl and saucer with floriform rims, brightly decorated in famille rose enamels, the borders having multi-coloured panels, with an interior scene of two ladies with a fan and a pink dog.

References: a similar example is in the Victoria & Albert Museum, No C.15 & A-1929; Howard 1994, p175, a similar example; Lunsingh Sheurleer 1966, No 216, another similar example.

Date:  Yongzheng period circa 1730
Period:  1600-1750, 18th century
Origin:  China
Medium: Porcelain famille rose
Signature: Ex-collection Khalil Risk from the Golden Gate Collection

Dimensions: 11 cm (4³/₈ inches)
Categories: Oriental and Asian Art