A Chinese porcelain blue and white deep fluted bowl painted on the exterior with eight panels of mythological animals alternating with panels of flowers and foliage, a double ring at the foot rim, the interior well painted with a phoenix with rockwork and flowers in a foliate panel, the rim painted with a band of eight panels of flowers, the base with a zhi (made) mark within a double square.

21.5cm diameter.

Kangxi, 1662-1722.


Some tiny areas of polishing on the rim and two tiny natural fire flaws on the foot.