Porcelain plate. China, Kangxi Period


Porcelain plate with Imari decoration of underglaze blue, iron red and gilt enamel known as “coucou dans la maison” (home greeting) decoration. Bird starting to fly and sees another bird taking its place at the pavilion’s window. Garden enhanced with pierced boulder, peony tree and banana plant. Outer rim painted with alternating reserves of bamboo and pine tree branches.

China, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)

Diameter: 22 cm (8-1/2 in.)

Chips on borders

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2013090931