YONGZHENG MARK AND OF THE PERIOD 1723 – 1735 Imperial Chinese Porcelain
An Imperial Yongzheng Blue and White Porcelain Dish, Decorated with Scrolling Lotus and Five Lotus Flowers to the Center. The Base with a Yongzheng Six Character Mark and of the Period (1723-1735).
Damaged and old repairs ; a long chip to the front of the rim filled c.17 x 5 mm, another c.8 x 4 mm, a small chip c.4 x 2 mm with a short associated crack. Another very fine crack c.21 mm and a third very fine crack c.13 mm.
Diameter : 15.6 cm (6 1/4 inches).
Robert McPherson Antiques or R & G McPherson Antiques
The John Drew Collection of Chinese and Japanese Ceramics.
For a Yongzheng Mark and Period Dish of this Size and Pattern See : Fine Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Furniture, Christie`s New York, June 1st 1990. Lot 258.
Another Yongzheng mark and period dish of this design and size and a further pair are illustrated in : Exhibition of Qing Mark and Period Blue and White Porcelain (S.Marchant & Son 1984) plate 20 and 21.
For the pair to this Imperial dish see our `Sold Items` number 18528.
Stock number: 23325.