A Collection of Six 18th Century Qianlong Period Chinese Export Porcelain Plates

A Collection of Six 18th Century Qianlong Period Chinese Export Porcelain Plates

c. 1750 China

Offered by Timothy Langston

Sold
Request Information Call Dealer
Favourite Item
A collection of six blue and white porcelain plates, all with floral decoration and one with a fantastical landscape.
Yongzheng and Qianlong Periods.

Some with minor rim frits.

A change in dining habits as well as the establishment of a coffee and tea culture in Europe forged a change in interests and consequently vast demands in porcelain production. The Chinese quickly responded to this and produced new designs that were shipped to Europe in larger quantities. With this, various sizes, shapes and patterns of balanced proportions and a smooth glazes were produced to cater for Western developments. Plates such as these would have formed part of greater sets, commissioned for grand houses in Britain, Holland, Scandinavia and North America.
Dimensions
Height 9.00 inch (22.86 cm)
Stock Code
0603
Medium
Porcelain
Timothy Langston

Timothy Langston
20A Pimlico Road
London
SW1W 8LJ
UK

+ 44 (0)20 7823 4900
+ 44 (0)7956 287 706
Favourite Dealer
Request Dealer Alerts
Opening Hours
Contacts
View Dealer Location
Member Since 2013
Members of
View Full Details