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    Sale 12292

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part II

    11 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 651

    A FAMILLE ROSE CONICAL 'ORCHIDS' BOWL AND A FAMILLE ROSE 'CHRYSANTHEMUM AND BUTTERFLIES' BOWL

    THE 'ORCHIDS' BOWL, DAOGUANG PERIOD (1821-1850)
    THE 'CHRYSANTHEMUM AND BUTTERFLIES' BOWL, GUANGXU FOUR-CHARACTER MARK IN IRON-RED AND OF THE PERIOD (1875-1908)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FAMILLE ROSE CONICAL 'ORCHIDS' BOWL AND A FAMILLE ROSE 'CHRYSANTHEMUM AND BUTTERFLIES' BOWL
    THE 'ORCHIDS' BOWL, DAOGUANG PERIOD (1821-1850)
    THE 'CHRYSANTHEMUM AND BUTTERFLIES' BOWL, GUANGXU FOUR-CHARACTER MARK IN IRON-RED AND OF THE PERIOD (1875-1908)
    The conical bowl is decorated with orchids growing from rocks, beside an inscription ending with a renchen cyclical date, with a cheng'en tang zhi mark to the base. The other bowl is decorated with butterflies amidst chrysanthemum flowers.
    The largest, 7 ½ in. (19 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    An old Hong Kong family collection.


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