Pair of Chinese blue and white saucer dishes, Kangxi (1622-1722), with bracketed rims, decorated in underglaze cobalt blue with two ladies wearing long-sleeved robes admiring a jardinière containing blossoming peony in a rocky walled garden with leafy plantain and clouds overhead; the reverse painted with two rocky islets and the bases with apocryphal Chenghua marks within concentric circles
Diameter: 15.7cm. (6 3/4in.)
1. Sliver chip w. 3cm. hairline and 2cm. hairline, 2. minute frit with 2 hairlines, longest 3cm.