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Stock number:

AU33

 

Period:

Qianlong

 

Type:

Canton Enamel

 

Size:

Width: 10cm; 4 in

 

Price:

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Object Details

 

Item name:

A CANTON CANTED SQUARE ENAMEL TRAY

 

A CANTON CANTED SQUARE ENAMEL TRAY

 

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Description:

Of square form with chamfered corners, with flowerhead and scrolling foliate border and circular panel decorated with a European woman, child and animal in a terraced woodland garden; the woman, charmingly hatted and with long black tresses, stands barefoot; robed in pinks, reds, greens, yellows and blues abd holding a wand in her left hand, she stands gazing down to her right, at a small child caressing its dog, behind them two tall trees rise up imposingly, to their right, a glimpse of the terracing, in the background and in the foreground, rockwork, the exterior of the steep sided rim decorated with overlapping panels, some with dotted decoration, in the centre a square cartouche with character marks, the flat base with four raised brass legs, the rim banded with gilt metal.









 

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