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Porcelain dish moulded and incised in the form of a six petalled mallow flower. The saucer has a fine white eggshell body. There are two seated male figures, one of them holding a fan with his right hand and a small gilt cup in his left, in 'famille rose' palette enamel in the centre of the interior.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 22 millimetres
- Diameter: 132 millimetres
Published PDF date : Qing 18thCRoom 95 label text:
Dish with two scholars and a servant
The dish shows two men drinking from small cups accompanied by a servant with a wine or tea pot.
Porcelain with fencai (powdered colours)
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, about AD 1720–1800
Porcelain saucer. Moulded and incised in the form of a six petalled mallow flower. Fine white eggshell porcelain decorated in 'famille rose' enamels with two seated male figures, one of them holding a fan with his right hand and a small gilt cup in his left.
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Object reference number: RRC39165
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