A Chinese blue and white 'frog' dish, Jiajing or Wanli

919

Dia.: 14 cm

Provenance:
- A Belgian private collection.
- Acquired on the London art market in the 1980's or 1990's.

Ref.:
- S. Marchant & Son, 2004, Ming Blue and White: Jiajing – Chongzhen including dated examples, no. 15, for a set of five. (see added reference image)
- Richard S. Kilburn, 1981, Transitional wares and their forerunners, fig. II, p. 66.
- Sir John Addis K.C.M.G., 1975, Exhibition of Chinese blue and white porcelain and related underglaze red, no. 63.
- Another example, sold in these rooms, on Dec. 3, 2021, lot 412. (sold EUR 5.610) (link)

Condition: (UV-checked)
- Generally in very good condition.
- A few small spots of superficial glaze loss to the rim.
- A baking flaw on the front.

品相報告:(已用紫外線光檢查)
- 碟子口沿幾處剝釉。
- 碟子正面一個窯粘。

Estimate: € 1500 - € 2500