Unusual Qing Dynasty Chinese pierced rim porcelain plate. The upwardly curving rim with a ring decorated pierced band, the center decorated with colorful geometrical rococo element of floral and tendrils against pale-green underglazed ground.
Mark on egg shell celadon glazed base, a six underglaze red seal script -ZhuanShu- characters reign mark, JiaQing Reign Period of Great Qing.
Dimensions: 2" H x 15" Dia.
From The Private Collections of Jean-Pierre Bradley. This special group of items were bought from an estate sale, the consignors were told that these items came from the first wife (pictured) of Jean-Pierre Bradley. Born in France and left in 1936 to become a long time resident from Georgia. A graduate of MIT in Electrical engineering was recruited to be involved in the initial planning of the first US ICBM. Throughout his life he had the opportunity to travel extensively . His travels led him to many foreign countries where he would buy treasures for his beloved wife. These items are believed to be a small part of the treasures he invested in. The Jean-Pierre Bradley's collections can be found from Lot-133 through Lot-174.