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    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 384

    A fine Chinese famille rose saucer dish

    YONGZHENG (1723-1735)

    Price Realised  


    A fine Chinese famille rose saucer dish
    Yongzheng (1723-1735)
    Enamelled and gilt with a finely dressed lady with elaborate hairdress seated in a horseshoe back armchair behind a table with marble top, surrounded by various vessels on the table and floor, the reverse with a Taoist symbol in underglaze blue, fine hairlines and very small rim restoration
    16.4 cm. diam.

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    For a similar dish, see Kangxi, Yongzheng, Qianlong, Qing Porcelain from the Palace Museum Collection, 1989, p.224, nr.53

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