Rare pair of Encre de Chine Chinese Export 'Table Bay' dishes

A rare pair of Chinese export porcelain ‘Table Bay’ dishes


Qianlong period, mid 18th century

Diam. 23.8 cm (each)

Finely pencilled in black, the Dutch flags in red and blue enamels.

The border is decorated in the style of the du Paquier period of Vienna porcelain, around the well is a gold spearhead decoration, and touches of gold highlighting all over.