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    Sale 2269

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Jades from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

    19 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 763

    A FAMILLE ROSE SGRAFFIATO YELLOW-GROUND MEDALLION BOWL

    DAOGUANG SEAL MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)

    Price Realised  

    A FAMILLE ROSE SGRAFFIATO YELLOW-GROUND MEDALLION BOWL
    DAOGUANG SEAL MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)
    The exterior decorated with four circular medallions enclosing sprays of chrysanthemums, asters and lingzhi within a gilt border, separated by four ribbon-tied peach branches positioned above a band of froth-capped waves, all reserved on a pale yellow sgraffiato ground, the interior painted in underglaze blue with a central medallion of lingzhi and bamboo growing from rocks rising from crashing waves beneath ribbon-tied wan emblems, all below four peony and lingzhi sprays
    5 13/16 in. (14.8 cm.) diam.


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