The former world champion will feature in round five in Jiangsu Province later in June for the first ranking event of the season after a comfortable win over Lisowski.
The Irishman went 2-0 up with a pair of 63 breaks, completing the win in the eighth.
Jamie Cope ended the run of rising Indian star Aditya Mehta with an exciting 5-4 win that saw Mehta come from 4-2 down to level at 404.
Cope won the deciding frame with a break of 79.
In other results Barry Hawkins beat Jimmy Robertson 5-4 after going 3-0 down, while Marco Fu was sent packing 5-2 by Jamie Burnett.
Round four results:
Jamie Cope 5-4 Aditya Mehta
Barry Hawkins 5-4 Jimmy Robertson
Peter Ebdon 5-4 Matthew Selt
Ken Doherty 5-3 Jack Lisowski
Mark Davis 5-2 Rory McLeod
Marco Fu 2-5 Jamie Burnett
Jamie Jones 2-5 Rod Lawler
Mark King 4-5 Dave Harold
Anthony Hamilton 4-5 Michael White
Tom Ford 5-0 Barry Pinches
Fergal O'Brien 5-3 Gerard Greene
Ryan Day 0-5 Robert Milkins
Marcus Campbell 5-4 David Gilbert
Joe Perry 5-1 Passakorn Suwannawat
Michael Holt 5-4 Kurt Maflin
Dominic Dale 5-4 Peter Lines