Chinese Dish or Plate Porcelain Blue & White, Late Kangxi or Yongzheg Circa 1720

GBP 1,125.00

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Object Description

This is a very beautifully hand painted Chinese porcelain blue and white Dish or Plate from the early 18th Century Qing period, either late Kangxi period ( 1662-1722) or Yongzheng period (1723-35).

This is a well potted dish with 8 lobes or ribs, a wavy barbed rim, a very well cut foot rim and a white glaze with a slight blue tinge.

The plate is very finely hand painted in a free flowing style, characteristic of the period, in varying shades of a clear cobalt blue, from the very dark to the very light blue.

The central well is beautifully hand decorated with an iconic scene of two ladies (long eliza’s), one presenting a flower to another, all in an outdoor setting by a verandah, with rocks, trees, flowers and hills. The outer cavetto has an 8 section repeated floral pattern. The level of detail is superb.

The rear has two hand painted sprigs in cobalt blue with no markings to the central base.

Overall, a very beautiful, finely hand painted, Blue and white Dish / Plate about 300 years old, when the hand painting on Chinese porcelain was at its zenith.

Object Condition

Overall Good/Very Good for a porcelain plate about 300 years old.
Very slight repairs to 3 or 4 outer rim nibbles. Wear consistent with age and use.
Two old very tight short hairlines from rim. These are very hard to see.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    H:3.6 centimeters
  • period
  • country
  • year
    Ca 1720
  • diameter
    22.4 centimeters

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