KANGXI 1662 – 1722 Chinese Export Porcelain
A Fine Kangxi Porcelain Plate Decorated in the `Master of the Rocks` Style, c.1690-1700. Very Well Painted Winters Scene is of an Extensive Rocky Landscape on the Waters Edge with a Small Boat in the Foreground. The Right Side with Banked up with Rocky Mountainous Outcrops, Trees and Small Buildings. In the Center a Scholar Crosses a Land Bridge which Leads to another Rocky Area. The Border is of Pine. The Back is Decorated with Bamboo and the Base with One of the `Eight Treasures`, a Double Lozenge Representing Victory.
Repaired chips, to the front : c.11 x 3mm, c.7 x 4 mm, 8 x 3mm, 4 x 4mm. To the back 12 x 5mm, 7 x 4mm, 7 x 3mm. There is a small amount of fritting filled.
Diameter : 22 cm (8 3/4 inches)
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Stock number: 22034.