Lot 247: A Chinese blue and white plate, Kangxi, with diaper pattern border with six...
November 15, 2016
Newbury, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: A Chinese blue and white plate, Kangxi, with diaper pattern border with six cartouches enclosing objects taken from the Eight Buddhist Emblems and Eight Precious Objects , the central decoration shows Hong Niang with the young scholar Zhang Sheng in an episode taken from The Romance of the Western Chamber , possibly The Fuss About the Billet-Doux , 26.3cm diameter A variation of the same scene is included in, Famille Verte: Chinese Porcelain in Green Enamels , by C.J.A. Jorg, Page 100, Scene 14. ??? ?? ?????? ??????