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    Sale 2611

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1762

    A FINE PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE BOWLS

    Price Realised  

    A FINE PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE BOWLS
    YONGZHENG SIX-CHARACTER MARK WITHIN DOUBLE-CIRCLES AND OF PERIOD (1723-1735)

    The finely potted sides enamelled in bright tones in 'boneless style' with flowering branches including prunus and narcissus, the interiors each with a single simple flower head
    3 5/8in. (9.3 cm.) diam., box
    (2)


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    Compare with a pair of similarly decorated bowls with the reign marks written in two vertical lines, rather than three as on the present bowls, sold at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 27 April 1999, lot 447; and a single bowl from the Edward T. Chow collection sold at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 25 November 1980, lot 162.

    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY