Large Mid-Century Chinese Famille Rose Butterfly Porcelain Bowl & Rosewood Stand
A large Chinese export bowl profusely hand painted throughout with richly applied and colourful enamels.
Exotic butterflies, gourds, melons and flowers decorate the main body with traditional Ruyi shaped borders in pink and blue. Rings true and clear in sound. A lovely older piece marked Qianlong on the underside in red. Late 60/early 70's. Weight approximately 7lbs. On stand 7.5".
A cheerful and decorative piece with some beautiful butterflies that comes with it's own turned rosewood stand. The bowl has a wonderful clear ringing sound like a bell when tapped gently. Great fruit bowl or display piece.
Dimensions Dia 14", H6".