185. A pair of Chinese blue and white ‘Romance of the Western Chamber’ plates

A pair of Chinese blue and white 'Romance of the Western Chamber' plates
Kangxi period (1662–1722)
Each with central octofoil panel variously painted with a figural scene, surrounded by Buddhist Emblems and flowers in molded cartouches below a cell-pattern border, the reverse with bands of flowers and with apocryphal Chenghua marks.
diam. 21.4 cm
Provenance:
– Each with 'Van der Ven & Van der Ven' label to the reverse, 's-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands
– Collection Mr LCAM Schölvinck, Bloemendaal, the Netherlands
(2x)
* Condition report available upon request

Estimate
€ 1.200 - 1.600
Hammer amount
€ 4.200