18C. Chinese Export Famille Rose Porcelain Punch Bowl
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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Pre 1800: item # 1127634
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|Chinese Export Famille Rose Porcelain exceptionally fine very large Punch Bowl was made during Qianlong period, 1736-1795, 15 3/4" diameter, 7 1/4" high with high foot. Superb quality of the overglaze decorations with gold highlight of a very large Peony flowering branches with different styles and colors in the rock garden, branches of the Peony flowers continues circling almost entire bowl to meet a butterfly on the other side. More Peony flowering branches on the bottom inside, the rim is very ornately decorated with more smaller size Peony flowers and buds dangling from the rim with brown outline finish. Everything is large about this fine large Punch Bowl, the quality of overglaze enamel is superb and rings like very light sound of crystal ringing. Even though the scale of the decoration is large but the details of each flowers, butterflies and other designs are very detailed and finely painted in overglaze enamel, with raised and indentations for each designs to emphasize. There are no damages, or restorations, with a little bit of highlighted gold is worn.|