15 September 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 18,750
Estimate USD 7,000 - USD 9,000
A DOUCAI OGEE-FORM BOWL
QIANLONG SEAL MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
The center decorated with a flower head encircled by eight linked ruyi heads below the Eight Buddhist Emblems (bajixiang), the exterior with stylized flowers and foliate scroll above a ruyi band at the foot
7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) diam.
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Acquired circa 1960s-1974, and thence by descent within the family.
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