A rare and marvellously painted Chinese porcelain narrative "dream" plate from the. The central scene is known as. The dream of Zhang Sheng. He is the hero of the Romance of the Western Chamber (Xxing Jì), a. Well-known tale, with origins in the 8th/9th Century, written in the Yuan Dynasty (13th/14th Century) as a play.
It has remained popular ever since. The story tells of the romance between Zhang Sheng, a talented but poor scholar, and Cui Yingying, a beautiful maiden. Rim with reserves with figures in daily scenes.
Size: 24.5 cm / 9.65 in. All items are guaranteed to be of the age and condition described. The item "A RARE CHINESE PORCELAIN BLUE AND WHITE'WESTERN CHAMBER' KANGXI PLATE / DISH" is in sale since Wednesday, June 17, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Porcelain". The seller is "qvalitas" and is located in Braga. This item can be shipped worldwide.