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Kangxi Blue and White Moulded Rounded Bowl

£ 750

Category
Period
Reference
6103
Diameter
12 cm (4 3/4")
Chinese early 18th century blue and white bowl made during the reign of the Emperor Kangxi for export to Europe . Slightly everted rim and moulded sides. The rim has small barbs along the top making a scalloped appearance.

The sides are painted with ladies at leisure on a terrace with flowering branches to the side.

The inside painted with a double line around the top which is also repeated to the outside. On the inside small bows are coming down from the blue lines. The centre is painted with a seated scholar

The base has a double blue line around a six character apocryphal Cheng Hua mark an earlier Ming ruler this is to honour and not to deceive.

Diameter
12 cm (4 3/4")
Year
1662 - 1722
Medium
Porcelain
Country
China
Condition
Small frits to the rim