A famille-rose abstinence plaque, Qing dynasty, Jiaqing period

A famille-rose abstinence plaque, Qing dynasty, Jiaqing period. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's.

of shaped oval form, with a central vertical panel to each side, one side marked zhai jie, the other in Manchu script, bordered with a dense design of stylised lotus on a green ground within raised gilt borders, the sides painted with scrolling foliage on a white ground, strung with beads - 6.5cm., 2 5/8 in.

Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, Londres, 11 nov. 2015, 11:00 AM