18th C. Chinese Export Porcelain Blue & White Platter

18th C. Chinese Export Porcelain Blue & White Platter

$325.00Price

Underglaze blue Chinese export porcelain octagonal platter, c. 1750.

 

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Dimensions: Approximately 13⅛” x 10⅛”.

 

Decoration:

The border is decorated is edged with a floral and fish roe pattern.

 

The central scene is of a lake, with buildings, rocks, tree, and a bridge with two figures. The scene is very reminiscent of “Blue Willow” patterns found on English ceramics.

 

The reverse is undecorated and bears the remnants of a label.

 

Condition: Typical glaze imperfections on the face, possible repaired frit on the rim; otherwise in excellent condition consistent with age and usage.