6 November 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 8,750
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
A FAMILLE ROSE BOWL AND COVER, DAOGUANG MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)
painted to the exterior of the bowl with vibrant pink prunus blossom branches issuing from behind blue enamelled pierced rockwork, a long tailed bird in flight to the reverse, a similar scene to the domed cover, Daoguang iron-red seal mark to base and to the cover -- 4 3/8in. (11.1cm.) diam.
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