A very fine pair of Chinese export porcelain lotus-form dishes very well painted in rich cobalt blue underglaze enamels, each lotus petal decorated with one o the flowers of the Four Seasons – peony, prunus, chrysanthemum and lotus, encircling a central roundel of flowers and insects amongst rockwork.  Measuring 8 3/4″ across and in very good condition, exemplifying some of best quality Kangxi export porcelain of this period.  Circa 1690s. $1,150.00 each.  All perfect & painted in a rich cobalt blue.