15 octobre 2010

Superbly esnamelled and extremely rare chartreuse-ground bowl enamelled in the Imperial Workshops. Mark and Period of Yongzheng

A superbly esnamelled and extremely rare chartreuse-ground bowl enamelled in the Imperial Workshops. Mark and Period of Yongzheng. photo courtesy Sotheby's finely potted with rounded sides rising gradually from a tapered footring, exquisitely painted on the exterior in famille-rose enamels with a luxuriant garden centred around a leafy tree growing before a naturalistically rendered rock and issuing large palmette leaves and unusual five-petalled white blooms, among red and rich yellow rose plants, clusters of... [Lire la suite]