A blue and white 'landscape' tray, Mark and period of Jiaqing | 清嘉慶 青花山水圖詩文長方倭角托盤 《大清嘉慶年製》款
Important Chinese Art from the Collection of Bruce Dayton and Ruth Stricker Dayton
A blue and white 'landscape' tray
Mark and period of Jiaqing
清嘉慶 青花山水圖詩文長方倭角托盤 《大清嘉慶年製》款
of rectangular form with canted corners, the shallow straight sides raised on four bracket feet, painted with a lush landscape of rolling hills and tall trees overlooking a riverbank with a pagoda near an arched stone bridge, two figures traversing the bridge and another two by a grove of trees, a poem at the upper right corner, the inner walls decorated with fruit sprays, the exterior with medallions of 'the three friends of winter' reserved on a diaper ground, the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue
屋後西山歸路近 待人先立草堂前 竹林主人
Width 14½ in., 36.8 cm
Sotheby's Hong Kong, 29th-30th April 1997, lot 640.
Nineteenth Century Mark and Period Porcelain, S. Marchant & Son, London, 1991, cat. no. 3.
《Nineteenth Century Mark and Period Porcelain》，馬錢特，倫敦，1991年，編號3