A large Chinese blue and white covered bowl decorated with figures. Kangxi period
The rounded sides painted with a garden scene of a young dignitary accompanied by two servants, one of them carrying a tray with a jug and two cups. An old man sits in a chariot accompanied by his attendant beside an architecture and a pierced ornamental rockwork. The decoration repeated on the low domed cover centred with a hallow ring knot.
- Period :
- Kangxi (1662-1722)
- Diam : 7.87 in. (20 cm) / H. 5.51 in. (14 cm)
- Reference :
- upon request
Bi Ding Ruyi mark translates as ‘may all your dreams/aspirations come true’. It is associated with good luck in taking or passing the imperial exams.