Drove House Antiques, Ian and Brigid Rodgers
Dutch-decorated Chinese export saucer

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Ansterdams Bont Dutch decorated clobbered Chinese export saucer Yongzheng

Ansterdams Bont Dutch decorated clobbered Chinese export saucer Yongzheng

Description

A nice example of a Dutch-decorated Chinese export saucer dating from the Yongzheng period c1730.  The saucer was imported to Europe as a plain, undecorated blank and this was then enamelled in Holland with a central basket of flowers and with two further baskets of flowers around the rim alternating with scenes of a man fishing. Diameter 11.6cm (4.6").

This type of Dutch decoration is known as Amsterdams Bont after one of the main centres of enamelling of these wares

Dating: Yongzheng c1730

Condition:
Excellent, undamaged condition.  There is one very small firing flaw near the rim. The enamelled decoration is in excellent  condition.

Price:95

Our reference: ED9 Please use this reference when contacting us about this item

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