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    Sale 2389

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 November 2007, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1773

    A FINE AND RARE PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE CORAL-GROUND BOWLS

    Price Realised  

    A FINE AND RARE PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE CORAL-GROUND BOWLS
    DAOGUANG SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARKS AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)

    Finely enamelled with three lemon-yellow-ground panels, each enclosing a broad blossoming peony framed by foliate scrolls, connected by the slender stems bearing three smaller blue flowerheads amidst further leafy foliage, delineated in black and in shades of green and whitish-cream
    4¼ in. (11.5 cm.) diam. (2)


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    A Daoguang bowl of this pattern in the Hong Kong Museum of Art was included in the exhibition, The Wonders of the Potter's Palette, 1984, Catalogue no. 104; another pair sold at Christie's Hong Kong, 29 May 2007, lot 1506.

    Provenance

    A German private collection