London, South Kensington
10 May 2006
An unusual large famille verte charger, 17th century
Boldly enamelled at the centre primarily in green and iron-red with details in aubergine and yellow, with scrolling hisbiscus and peony around a central floral roundel, the rim with a wide band of underglaze blue diaper pattern -- 18¼ in. (46.4 cm.) diam.
Purchased in Singapore in 1958.
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Hetjens Museum, Düsseldorf, Chinesische Keramik, 21 March - 2 May 1965, no. 134.
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