Description & Technical information

An exceptionally high quality famille rose barber’s bowl decorated with a crowing rooster on a rock with peonies, the rim with floral reserves on a scrolling ground of overglaze blue and white enamels with further scattered flowers. 

Date:  1740
Period:  1600-1750, 18th century, Qianlong period
Origin:  China
Medium: Porcelian
Dimensions: 34 cm (13³/₈ inches)
Provenance: The collection of Vidar Christensen, Stockholm

Categories: Oriental and Asian Art