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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 659

    A BLUE AND WHITE 'POETIC' BOWL

    GUANGXU SIX-CHARACTER IN MARK UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1875-1908)

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    A BLUE AND WHITE 'POETIC' BOWL
    GUANGXU SIX-CHARACTER IN MARK UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1875-1908)
    The bowl is decorated on the exterior with an imperial poem dating to the Jiaqing period bordered by ruyi-head bands. The interior roundel is painted with finger citron, pine and prunus, surrounded by two bands of ruyi-heads.
    4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Property from the collection of the late Hans J. Christensen (1922-1985).