10 août 2014

Bleu de Hue' saucer dish, China, Kangxi (1662-1722), Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Export ware for Viet Nam, mark "In the collection

Bleu de Hue' saucer dish, China, Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Export ware for Viet Nam, mark "In the collection of Roushen", porcelain, 2.7 x 14.4 cm. Gift of Elisabeth M. Smith 2002, 292.2002. Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney (C) Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney The small porcelain dish is decorated on the interior in blue and white with a charming landscape with figures. A scholar is seated reclining against a rock, gazing far into the distance. His servant sits opposite him... [Lire la suite]