Ming-Style Blue & White Plate Late 19. Central scene of two women pursuing a game of "Go" in a landscape setting surrounded by trees and scholarly rocks.This scene originates in the Ming dynasty and provides a glimpse into the idealized cultural view of Chinese life. The rim is decorated with a repeating pattern of a dragon chasing the flaming pearl of perfection, reinforcing the idealized simple life depicted in the central scene. Underside of rim is decorated with bamboo branches. Firing flaw in glaze and hairline crack from rim to center, otherwise in excellent condition consistent with age and usage see photos. The item "19th Century Chinese Export Ming-Style Large Blue & White Plate" is in sale since Sunday, March 24, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Plates". The seller is "rjruble2" and is located in Rochester, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.