Bowl – Porcelain – “Klapmuts” – “Romance of the Western Chamber” – Kangxi six character reign mark and of the period! – China – Kangxi (1662-1722)
A lovely exceptional well painted antique Chinese porcelain ‘Klapmuts’ bowl with an exterior decoration of two scenes of ‘Romance of the Western Chamber’, with figures in a pavilion. One scene with a liuqin playing man and other figures in a landscape. One scene of a dignitary scholar behind his scholar’s desk with censer and scholar’s objects. On the interior a decoration of playing boys in a landscape. On the rim a decoration of geometrical patterns and Buddhist treasures with ribbons.
Marked with Kangxi six character reign mark and of the period. Handcrafted in ancient China during the Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Guaranteed original and of the stated period.
Diameter: 21.2 centimeter.