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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 698

    A FAMILLE ROSE FAUX BOIS 'FOREIGNERS' MEDALLION BOWL

    QIANLONG SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)

    Estimate

    A FAMILLE ROSE FAUX BOIS 'FOREIGNERS' MEDALLION BOWL
    QIANLONG SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
    The ogee-form bowl is decorated with three roundels enclosing foreigners in a garden setting, all in reserve on a faux bois ground.
    7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) diam., wood stand


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