A blue and white Dish. Chongzhen, 1628-1644, for the Japanese market. Photo courtesy Sworders

painted in the centre with a cockerel, hen and two butterflies within a powder-blue border and brown arcaded rim, scrolling fu mark, foot rim chip, 16.5cm.   Estimated Price: £400 - £500

See also Christie's, 'The Peony Pavilion Collection', 12 June 1989, lot 250, for a set of five. 

Sworders Fine Art Auctionners. Tue 23rd April 2013. http://www.sworder.co.uk