Porcelain plate with decoration known as "lait et sang". China, Kangxi Period


Porcelain plate with painted palette known as, « lait et sang » (Milk and Blood), red underglaze with gilt embellishment, of two birds, one twirling, the other resting on a branch. They overlook a floral barrier on the left and a lakeside landscape encircled by a barrier on the right.

China, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)

Diameter : 22 cm (8.6 in.)

Hair-line crack on outer rim.

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  • Item(s) quantity:  1
  • Height in cm : 22 cm
  • Width in cm : 22 cm
  • Depth in cm : 2 cm
  • Expertissim Reference: 2015021214