Previously sold in our London Rooms, 8 June 1987, lot 65.
Dishes of this pattern with Kangxi marks are illustrated in Enamelled Ware of the Ch'ing Dynasty, Book I, pl. G, 9A; by Ayers in the Koger Collection of Chinese Ceramics, Catalogue, pl. 116, p. 144; and in The Wonders of the Potter's Palette, Catalogue, no. 26. Another from the Eugene O. Perkins Collection was sold in our New York Rooms, 2 June 1989, lot 57.
The present example is slightly larger than average, which are between 17 cm. and 19 cm. in diameter.