A fine and rare famille rose 'riverscape' bowl and cover
Jiaqing six-character seal marks and of the period
The conical-shaped body with upward flaring sides rising to a gilded rim, surmounted by a domed-shaped cover ending in a circular indented knop, the exterior brilliantly enamelled with a continuous scenery of Jiangnan region, the houses on scattered islands amidst watery landscapes, both the base and interior of the knop inscribed with six-character seal marks in iron-red on a turquoise ground. 17.2cm diam. (2).