A Chinese famille verte plate decorated with figures. Kangxi period.
Decorated in the famille verte palette, with two ladies in a fenced garden outside a walled enclosure, the rim encircled by a green-ground diaper border decorated with a bright iron-red flowerheads spaced between panels in reserve alternately enclosing butterflies and cicadas.
- Period :
- Kangxi (1662-1722)
- 9.44 in. (24 cm)
- Reference :
For an identical plate, see Sotheby’s Monaco, Belle Collection de Porcelaine de Chine, La Collection du Docteur Julien Pergola, 29 june 1986, lot 1073.