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    Sale 2389

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 November 2007, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1704

    A FINE PAIR OF DOUCAI BOWLS

    Price Realised  

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    A FINE PAIR OF DOUCAI BOWLS
    DAOGUANG SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARKS AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)

    Painted to the exterior with stylised lotus and symmetrical foliate scroll beneath pendant lappets, the interior with similar c-scrolls
    4 in. (10 cm.) diam., boxes (2)


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    Previously sold at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 28 April 1992, lot 169.

    Compare with a single Daoguang bowl of this size and pattern from the Yangzhitang Collection, sold at Chrstie's Singapore, 30 March 1997, lot 385; and an identical pair of bowls with Daoguang sealmarks sold at Christie's London, 17 January 1989, lot 775.

    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY