Description & Technical information

Kangxi period
Dutch Market
An unusual Chinese export porcelain dinner plate decorated in an underglaze deep cobalt blue with designs of vases of flowers.
  This interesting design copies the style of Dutch delft dishes and plates of this period, possibly directly from a ceramic example taken to Canton and transported to Jingdezhen.

Date:  1720
Period:  1600-1750, 18th century
Origin:  China
Medium: porcelain
Dimensions: 22 cm (8⁵/₈ inches)
Literature: References: Howard & Ayers 1978, p84, a blue and white Chinese plate after a Delft original; Howard 1994, p47, another such plate.

Categories: Oriental and Asian Art