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Chinese export eggshell porcelain saucer decorated with opaque enamels from the famille rose (fencai) palette, Yongzheng.

Stock Number: 4466

Very fine and rare Chinese export eggshell porcelain saucer decorated with opaque enamels from the famille rose (fencai) palette with a phoenix perched on a rock surrounded by flowers in the centre, all surrounded by a pink diaper border and a second grisaille, enamelled and gilt border, c. 1730, Yongzheng reign, Qing dynasty, d. of saucer 11,4 cm, 4½ in. 3.13254 

Provenance: Martin-Hurst Collection, UK

Illustrated: Qing Export Porcelain, by A. Varela Santos, 2015/2016, cat. 35/47.

Literature:

• The Book of Famille Rose, by G.C. Williamson, plate X for a similar tea bowl and saucer;

La Ceramique Chinoise sous les Ts’ing, by J.P. van Goidsenhoven, Brussels 1936, plate V. Cat. 4 for a similar tea bowl and saucer.

非常精美且珍稀的中國外銷瓷蛋殼瓷粉彩茶碗及托盤,盤中央繪有一隻鳳凰棲息于被花卉環繞的山石上,圖案周圍有一圈粉紅色紋飾及一圈炭黑色帶描金彩繪紋飾,約1730年,清雍正,托盤直徑11.4釐米,4½ 英吋。

藏品出處:英國Martin-Hurst收藏。

插图:《清代外銷瓷》, 阿.瓦瑞拉. 桑托斯, 2015/2016,目录 35/47。

參考文獻:

•《粉彩大全》,作者G.C. Williamson, 參見圖10一相似茶碗及托盤。

•《清代瓷器》,作者J.P. van Goidsenhoven,1936年布魯塞爾出版,參見圖版91,編號1206-1207一對近器。