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Subject:Dating chinese porcelain plaques
Posted By: Carrie Jones Wed, Jun 03, 2020 IP: 2a02:c7f:a044:b800:b

Hi, I have a set of 4 chinese porcelain plaques - Water Margin subject.Poss 20th century but don't know. Can anyone help me date these? Many thanks...







Subject:Re: Dating chinese porcelain plaques
Posted By: I.Nagy Thu, Jun 04, 2020

To read the inscriptions we need a clear close-up
photo from the colophon only. (Pi.2)

With regards,
I.Nagy

Subject:Re: Dating chinese porcelain plaques
Posted By: Carrie Jones Fri, Jun 05, 2020

Thank you very much I. Nagy for taking the time to view the pictures and reply.
I attach another image which I hope is more readable.
Many thanks again!!!



Subject:Re: Dating chinese porcelain plaques
Posted By: I.Nagy Sat, Jun 06, 2020

Title,
水滸壹佰零捌将 - 108 Generals of Water Margin
Colophon,
西昌陶迷散人王琦
作於珠山客次
Made by Wang Qi from Xicheng a *Person of Leisure Who Lost in Pottery
While Staying in Zhushan as Guest

*Taomisanren (陶迷散人)- Pseudonym

Wang Qi 1884-1934 - porcelain painter
One of the so-called famous "Eight Friends of Zhushan"

With regards,
I.Nagy

Subject:Re: Dating chinese porcelain plaques
Posted By: Carrie Jones Sun, Jun 07, 2020

Many thanks for this information and for taking the time to investigate the porcelain plaques.
Your knowledge and expertise are much appreciated!
It's always good to appreciate an object by knowing it's origin and back story.
Best regards & thanks again.....

Subject:Re: Dating chinese porcelain plaques
Posted By: Mark Adams Mon, Jun 08, 2020

Hi Carrie,
Your porcelain plaques are a copy or attribute to the master Wang Qi. The style, calligraphy and read mark are not consistent with known examples.
Probably later 20th century produced.
[email protected]

Subject:Re: Dating chinese porcelain plaques
Posted By: Carrie Jones Mon, Jun 08, 2020

Thanks so much for looking at these and for your reply. Much appreciated.

All the best.....


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