Chinese Imari charger, Qianlong (1736-95)

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Chinese Imari charger, Qianlong (1736-95)



Chinese Imari charger, Qianlong (1736-95), decorated to the centre with a fenced garden scene, with a vase containing a bough of flowering peony, seedpods and grasses, a small domed gatehouse and grasses issuing from rockwork, all encircled by a continuous landscape band with pagodas, blossoming trees and pine on rocky islets, against a ground of alternating panels of blue with small florets and curling gilt foliate scroll and white with clouds and mountains, with four large iron-red roundels containing foliage and a single peony head, the reverse with two stems of bamboo and a central beribboned precious object within a double circle.

Diameter: 35cm. (13 3/4in.)

Condition: Tiny rim frit and tiny frit to underside of rim

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Material and Technique Porcelain with underglaze cobalt blue, overglaze iron-red enamel and gilt decoration
Origin Chinese
Period 18th Century
Condition Very good
Diameter 35cm. (13 3/4in.)

Product REF: N690