Chinese porcelain blue and white kosometsuke large plate painted with Shoulao seated between seven immortals, all identifiable by their attributes, beside a bridge and between overhanging rocks with pine branches, encircled by a border with 39 mons, the underside with two pairs of lozenge and pearls.

10 5/8 inches, 27 cm diameter.

Tianqi, 1621-1627.


Small hair crack consolidated.

Provenance & Additional Information

  • Formerly in a Japanese private collection.
  • It is rare to find dishes of this size.