Kangxi Blue and White Deep Moulded Plate


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Object Description

Chinese early 18th Century porcelain made during the reign of The Emperor Kangxi at the kilns at Jingdezhen. barbed edge above a border of scrolling lotus flowers with stylised foliage.
The centre is painted with the Mongolian Hunting Scene also known as the Amazonian Hunt. It shows ladies armed with bows and arrows accompanied by hounds hunting hares. In the series some hares escape and some do not.
Six character mark to the base for the earlier Ming Emperor Cheng H’ua as an apocryphal mark The Emperor Kangxi had forbidden the use of his mark on export porcelain after 1662 (David S Howard).
The underside of the moulded rim painted with single flowers.
Excellent example

Object History

Originally sold by Marchants and then re-sold by me and I have re-acquired it for re-sale

Object Literature

David S Howard Choice of the Private Trader

Object Condition

Perfect original condition. small firing flaw to the centre

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44(0)1242 227794

Dealer Location

PO Box 743
GL52 5ZB

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