A large blue and white 'Kraak' dish, Ming dynasty, Wanli period (1573-1620)

Lot 115. A large blue and white 'Kraak' dish, Ming dynasty, Wanli period (1573-1620), 49 cm, 19 1/4  in. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 GBPUnsold. © Sotheby's.

the rounded sides rising from a short tapered foot to an everted rim, the interior painted in rich cobalt-blue tones to the centre with a basket of peach and peony, below radiating panels of flowers and precious objects below the rim

NoteThis large 'Kraak' dish is in good condition, but does have a small chip and frittinng to the rim and scratches to the glaze to the interior.

Sotheby'sImportant Chinese Art, London, 08 nov. 2017, 11:00 AM