27 November 2007,
Price Realised HKD 150,000
A FINE FAMILLE ROSE RUBY-GROUND 'LANTERN' MEDALLION BOWL
DAOGUANG SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)
With rounded sides rising to a slightly flared mouth rim, the exterior finely enamelled and gilded with the feng deng, the 'Lanterns of Abundance', within four medallions divided by floral sprays reserved on a graviata ruby-ground, the interior painted in underglaze-blue with four be-ribboned canopied flasks, surrounding a central medallion radiating four flowering plants alternating with insects suspending bejewelied ruyi-heads
5¾ in. (14.7 cm.) diam.
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
See footnotes from the preceding lot 1770.