A fine Chinese export porcelain famille verte plate from the Kangxi period vibrantly decorated with a central image of an exotic bird amongst chrysanthemums beneath a willow and prunus, all within an aquatically-themed border with reserves of fish and crayfish against a stippled ground painted with lotus. Measuring 9 1/2″ in diameter, and in very good condition with the exception of a small line to the rim. Late Kangxi period, circa 1700-1710.  $1,550.00