A pair of Blanc de Chine glazed white porcelain, octagonal bowls with moulded raised decoration on carved wood stands
Fujian province, 17th/18th century China.
福建， 17/18世紀， 中國
Height on stand: 12.7cm, width: 15.7cm. Height without stand: 7.5cm
高：12.7釐米含底座 寬： 15.7釐米
Each bowl is thickly potted with a flat octagonal rim that protrudes over the eight sides which taper down to an inset octagonal foot. The sides each carry a single raised moulded immortal figure, therefore each bowl is decorated with the eight immortals.
Chinese and Japanese works of art in the collection of her Majesty the Queen, Volume I by John Ayers, Royal Collections Trust figures 85 and 86.