Description & Technical information

Chinese blue and white plate with a rare European decor the first know one with a social event  : the demolition with a canon and further with scales and cords the 4th of october 1690 of the house of Jacob Zuylen van Nyevelt , the hated bailiff  (he had condemned an innocent man to death)    

Date:  circa 1695
Period:  Kangxi period 1662/1722
Origin:  Chinese
Signature: Chenghua mark

Categories: Works of Art