A pair of molded porcelain in chrysanthemum shape bowls

Underglazed blue and white porcelain
Kangxi period ( 1662-1722 )
Diameter : 21 cm / Height : 10 cm
Swiss Private Collection (from the area of Zürich)

Each bowl decorated in underglazed blue with alternate panels of animals, mythical beast, deer and crane, qilin and birds among flowers and rocks. The upper inner rim with flowers all around it and in the center, peonies and butterflies above a rock. The base bears a characteristic Kangxi mark.