Punch bowl (diameter : 28,5cm).
Qianlong period, circa 1765.
A fox hunting scene is represented continuously around the bowl in Famille rose polychrome enamels. Inside, a hunter galops on a horse. The foot rim is decorated with a sperhead frieze.
The scene is taken from engravings by P.C. Canot which were later sed by James Seymour.
Provenance: Private collection, Belgium.
Condition: Enamels very fresh and vivid; on the border a consolidated small crack, now invisible.
Price: Upon request at the gallery.
Bibliography: F. & N. Hervouët, Les Porcelaines des Compagnies des Indes à Décor Occidental, Paris, 1986, N° 3.26.