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Pair of Chinese export eggshell porcelain ruby-border plates, decorated in opaque enamels from the famille rose (fencai) palette, Yongzheng.

Stock Number: 3639

Pair of Chinese export semi-eggshell porcelain octagonal ruby-border plates, decorated in the centre with a delightful idealised domestic scene in opaque enamels from the famille rose (fencai) palette, c. 1730, Yongzheng reign, Qing dynasty, d. 21 cm, 8¼ in. 3.5005

Provenance: The Alfred Morrison Collection, Fonthill House, UK

Illustrated: Qing Export Porcelain, by A. Varela Santos, 2015/2016, cat. 42.


La Ceramique Chinoise sous les Ts’ing, by J.P. van Goidsenhoven, Brussels 1936, colour plate 6, cat 1 for a similar plate;

• Quennell Collection, Sotheby’s sale catalogue 9th April 1968, lot 22 for a similar pair;

• Sotheby’s sale 12th May 1970, lot 120 for a similar pair;

Chinesisches Porzellan, by E. Zimmermann, 1923 Leipzig, plate 125 for an identical plate.

中國外銷瓷半蛋殼瓷粉彩八邊形盤一對,紅寶石色盤沿,盤中央繪有令人愉快的理想化家居景,約1730年,直徑21釐米,8¼ 英吋。

藏品出處:英國放山居the Alfred Morrison收藏。

插图:《清代外銷瓷》, 阿.瓦瑞拉.桑托斯, 2015/2016,目录 42。


•《清代中國陶瓷》,作者J.P. van Goidsenhoven, 布魯塞爾1936年出版,參見彩圖6,第1號一近器;


• 蘇富比1970年5月12號拍賣,參見拍品號120一近器;

• 《中國瓷器》,作者E. Zimmermann,1923年萊比錫出版,見圖版125一件完全相同的瓷盤。