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Chinese porcelain ruby-back dish decorated in opaque enamels from the famille rose (fencai) palette with a domestic river scene, Yongzheng.

Stock Number: 4732

Very fine and rare Chinese export porcelain ruby-back saucer dish decorated in opaque enamels from the famille rose (fencai) palette with a domestic river scene with one couple with a little boy on the shore buying a fish from a fisherman while the wife holds a baby, c. 1730, Yongzheng reign, Qing dynasty, d. 20,3 cm, 8 in. (2 cm glaze crack at 21h00) 3.8156ab Bespoke box.

Provenance: sold by Bernheimer, Munich, Germany, to a Bavarian Collection dispersed at Christie’s, London, on the 6 November 2008, lot 237.

Illustrated:

Qing Export Porcelain, by A. Varela Santos, 2015/2016, cat. 39;

Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, by A. Varela Santos, 2018/2019, cat. 52.

非常精美及珍稀的中國外銷瓷粉彩寶石紅背醬料盤,紋飾為一對帶著小男孩的夫婦在河邊與一漁夫買魚,妻子手抱一個嬰孩,約1730年,清雍正,直徑20.3釐米,8英吋。

插图:

• 《清代外銷瓷》, 阿.瓦瑞拉. 桑托斯, 2015/2016,目录 39;

• 圖示:《中國陶瓷及工藝精品》,作者阿.瓦瑞拉.山度士,編號 52。