Item 412


A Chinese blue and white dish with landscape scene and floral decoration on the rim.

On the dish you can see the 3 friends (prunus, pine, bamboo) of winter, the only trees that stay green in the winter. The motif and painting style is largely influenced by literati paintings of the time. The dish is decorated on its rim with repeating floral patterns attached to motifs of clouds and diamond shapes. The central scene is framed with repeating scrolls.

清乾隆 青花山水景大盤

圓形大盤,盤心畫青花山水景,歲寒三友。三種植物因能在寒冬保持著頑強的生命力而得名。因此題材象征著中國傳統的高尚人格,所以十分受到文人的喜愛。口沿畫各式花草紋與云紋

  • Diameter: 42 cm
  • Qing – Qianlong period (1736-1795)