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Colorful Chinese porcelains have been popular with collectors for decades, and continue to bring good prices at auction.
While most dealers know the differences between rose medallion, famille rose and rose Canton, many of today’s collectors don’t.
Then there are pieces labeled famille noir, famille verte and famille juaune. And, what about those pieces with double blue ring marks on the bottom?
ROSE MEDALLION: Figures and other motifs painted within a medallion or frame. Sometimes early 20th century examples were made on a crackled, oatmeal ground.
Famille noire uses the green palette of famille verte enamels on a black design background.