Chinese blue and white oval export platter featuring a scene from the romance of the western chamber. The plate with pinched edge and boldly decorated boarder intricately decorated with floral scenes. The central scene beautifully painted with two female figures standing with fans below a balcony with another figure. The rear of the plate decorated with multiple floral sprays with a central flower arrangement to the centre. Qianlong period circa 1770 usually this scene is found upon circular blue and white plates and it is less common to be found painted on a platter.
Measurements (Inches) – 10.03 High x 12.4 Wide x 1.57 Deep