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    Sale 7431

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 210

    A FAMILLE ROSE LOTUS PETAL BOWL

    UNDERGLAZE-BLUE DAOGUANG SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)

    Price Realised  

    A FAMILLE ROSE LOTUS PETAL BOWL
    UNDERGLAZE-BLUE DAOGUANG SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)
    With deep rounded sides rising from a short foot, finely enameled on the exterior with two rows of overlapping lotus petals painted in graduated tones of pink stopping at a narrow yellow and red dotted band below the gilded rim, the foot decorated with a lime-green-ground band dotted to simulate the pod, the interior and foot glazed white
    4¼ in. (10.8 cm.) diam.


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