BFE 68 A fine pair of blue and white deep bowls

Kangxi period (1662-1722)

The multilobed bowls are painted with a continuous garden scene showing two ladies standing behind a rock waiting for two young men arriving, one holding a flower basket, the other carrying a pole over his shoulder suspending a flower basket. The interior has a central rounded showing a seated scholar and a demi-flowerheadscroll below the rim. The base with an apocryphal Chenghua six-character mark. 
Diameter 11.3 cm

Provenance: The Weinberg collection (label)

Ceramics > Early Ceramics