A blue and white and polychrome enamelled dish
Qianlong period, circa 1735-1740
The dish with rounded sides is painted in the center with the coat of arms of the De Jonge family in red, gold, blue, green and black enamels. The cavetto is finely painted in underglaze blue with four elaborate flower sprays and and antiquities in between multiple floral and decorative borders. The reverse is decorated in underglaze blue with three butterflies alternated with flower sprays. The rim is dressed brown.
22.4 cm diameter
Formerly in an old Dutch private collection