6 November 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 4,000
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A FAMILLE ROSE DISH, TONGZHI MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1862-1875)
painted to the central well in lime green enamels with scrolling lotus blossoms surrounding central lotus flowerheads, the curving sides of the dish depicting the Bajixiang, the Eight Buddhist symbols each amongst two flowering sprays, Tongzhi underglaze blue six-character mark to base -- 9¾in. (24.9cm.) diam.
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