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    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 573

    A BLUE AND WHITE SHALLOW DISH

    JIAJING SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1522-1566)

    Price Realised  

    A BLUE AND WHITE SHALLOW DISH
    JIAJING SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1522-1566)
    The shallow, rounded sides raised on a tapering ring foot painted in purplish-blue tones on the exterior with two pheonixes in flight separated by cruciform clouds, one with long trailing tail feathers, the other tail feathers scrolled, with three detached clouds on the slightly convex interior, all within double-line borders
    7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Sotheby's, New York, 4 June 1986, lot 110.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK COLLECTION