The student appears to be carrying a water dropper and there is a paint brush in a brush holder on the table on the opposite side of the tree. The base is unglazed, smooth to the touch, with a slightly pinkish tinge to the exposed clay.
The base style and foot rim indicate a 19th century Qinq production date. The plate weighs about 1.5 pounds. It has an approximate 10 inch diameter.There are what appears to be 3 hairline fissures; all shown in pictures. Additional pictures added and more available upon request.
The item "Dehua Blue and White 19th C Chinese Porcelain Plate" is in sale since Monday, May 20, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Plates". The seller is "delightful_discoveries_by_sns" and is located in Bowie, Maryland. This item can be shipped worldwide.