TWO CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'LOTUS' DISHES
QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
each painted with lotus blooms borne on stylised foliage amongst further sprays to the interior, the base centred with a leaf in underglaze blue
38.7 and 38.5 cm, 15 1/4 and 15 1/6 in.
Photographed in the Entrance Hall at Ombersley Court, circa 1860;
M. H. Blutley, Ombersley Court, Inventories of Heirlooms, 1863, p.76; possibly 'China / 2 blue and white Circular dishes'