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Stock number:

W36-7

 

Period:

Qianlong

 

Type:

Famille rose

 

Size:

Length: 29.5cms; 11

 

Price:

p.o.a.

 

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Object Details

 

Item name:

A PAIR OF CHINESE 'DOUBLE PEACOCK' DISHES

 

  A PAIR OF  CHINESE 'DOUBLE PEACOCK' DISHES

 

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Description:

Of oblong octagonal form, decorated in brilliant overglaze enamels and gilding with two peacocks perched on rockwork amidst tree peony and other flowers in full bloom, within a spearhead and scattered flower spray border.

Period: Qianlong (1736-1795)

 

Footnote:

For a discussion of this service which was brought by King John of Portugal to Brazil, see Beurdeley, op. cit., cat. no. 162: see also See Scheurleer, op. cit., pl. 167.