Cup and Saucer by Chelsea, 1759-69. [Cup] H: 4.4cm, W: 8.9cm, [Saucer] Diam: 13.0cm. Although the figure subjects here are not directly copied from the work of the French Rococo painter Jean-Antoine Watteau (1684-1721), they are certainly inspired by his work.
Chinese brush painting by Yu Fei An 于非闇 作品《大富贵益寿考》
The nineteenth century naturalistic style, which first became popular in the 1830s, was largely inspired by the Rococo naturalism of the previous century. Unlike the earlier style, however, it often used whole plants and flowers, with little adaptation, as models for vessels or flatware.
Knobelsdorff,G.W.von.Sanssouci Palace, country residence of King Frederic II of Prussia. One of the ornamental, white-and-gold double doors made by J.C. Hoppenhaupt.