KANGXI 18th Century,Chinese (circa 1720-1740) blue and white CHINESE CHARGER or deep plate of superior caliber. Charger is 16" in diameter deep cobalt blue on fine thickly potted porcelain ground with elegant assorted florals, a bird and a butterfly, all enclosed within a cross hatch and floral cavetto detailed border. The exterior of the plate bears a scrolling vine.
Exceptional size a truly stellar find.
This plate is guaranteed to be of the period. Dimensions: Diameter 16"(40.50cm)
Condition: Excellent. Some sand pitting in the lower central plate with a few glaze flaws (see photos). Some small rim frits. No hairlines, chips or other damage.