DEEP DISH . 23 cm.
Semi-eggshell pure white porcelain, enamelled in brilliant FAMILLE ROSE . In the center a family -scene illustrating an elder man seated in a chair, being offered a pomegranate by a younger boy ; a young woman seated on a turquoise garden seat watching another boy holding a fishing rod . The rim with flower sprays, butterflies and insects on a grisaille cell- pattern ground.
Period : YONGZHENG : 1723 - 1735 .
Refer.: " The Book of the Famille Rose " , G. Williamson , pl.XXXII / b.
" The A. Dreesman Collection " , Chrsitie's London , 10/05/2002.
Great and typical Yongzheng quality , small crack on the rim.