A Chinese Export Porcelain Famille Rose Teabowl and Saucer c.1730
A Yongzheng (1723-1735) Famille Rose Porcelain teabowl and saucer. This early 18th century Chinese export porcelain saucer is of ribbed form and is thickly potted. Painted in thick Famille Rose enamels with Chinese flowers set against a milky white porcelain with a thick clear glaze. The colour, tone as well as application of the enamels is typical of very Famille Rose.
Condition: In very good condition, very minor wear to the enamel just to the sharpest points on some of the ridges of the saucer. Minor chips to the footrim of the saucer.
Size: Diameter of the saucer : 11.4 cm (4 1/2 inches)
Provenance:Robert McPherson Antiques. The John Drew Collection.