16th C. Ming Wanli Plate – Koi Fish

Very rare chinese Wanli Period (1573-1619) Porcelain Dish – Koi Fish
Superb 16th Century Ming Dynasty Dish with a jumping Koi Fish as decoration in the center, on the back side a handwritten Text. Underglaze blue painted. Very hard to find!
Excellent condition, only one tiny chip at the rim.

Provenance: “Nagel Auktionen” – Asian Art, 722, Juny 5th-6th 2015: Book II – Lot 891

Diameter: ca. 18 cm