A Yongzheng period plate decorated with a lotus pond with manderin ducks in the center and vines, flowers and leafs in the cavetto and rim in the imari color-pallet.
Mandarin ducks (鸳鸯): the origin of the auspicious Chinese painting of mandarin ducks playing in a lotus pond comes from the legend of Yuan Ge and Ying Mei. It is meant to symbolize the love, togetherness and harmony between a married couple.
Dimensions: W22,5 x H2,5cm
Condition: Excellent condition.. no damage! With only a rust spot in the center.
Shipping method: The item is securely packed and shipped with insurance without stands.
- Yongzheng (1723-1735)
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- 2,5×22,5×22,5 cm