Large porcelain basin, Guangzhou, 19th Century


Large circular Cantonese porcelain basin with polychrome and gilt-enameled decoration of large frieze with courtesans and dignitaries in palace garden. Border ornated with flowered branches, birds and bats. Interior ornated with reserves with diverse figures in palace interiors.

China, Late 19th Century

Height: 15 cm (6 in.) - Diameter: 37 cm (14-1/2 in.)

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2014010499