PLATE . 23 cm.
Delicately painted in FAMILLE ROSE . Central quatrefoil reserve with a court-lady playing a " qin" music-instrument ; seated beside vessels and a black chest with drawers . Reserved on a diaper ground with white enamel scrolling foliage . The border - originaly done in silver, now black oxydated - with cartouches of upper-glaze blue floral design , alternated with cartouches in iron-red and gilt .
Period : YONGZHENG : 1723 - 1735 .
Refer.: " La Céramique Chinoise ", Van Goidsenhove ( 1936 ), .
" The DREESMAN Collection ",Christie's London,10/04/2002, 362.
Perfect condition .