A CARVED RED LAQUER DISH
qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736 - 1795)
With shallow sides and gilt-metal-bound foliate rim, carved in high relief with scholars and immortals, ladies and gentlemen in a palatial setting among mountains and trees, the reverse carved with dragons and flaming pearls, peaches and lotus on a diaper ground, seal mark at base on gilt-metal inset
13 in. (32 cm.) diam.