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    Sale 2389

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 November 2007, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1700

    A FINE PAIR OF UNDERGLAZE-BLUE AND IRON-RED DECORATED 'LOTUS' BOWLS

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    A FINE PAIR OF UNDERGLAZE-BLUE AND IRON-RED DECORATED 'LOTUS' BOWLS
    DAOGUANG SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARKS AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)

    Delicately potted with slightly-everted rims, each decorated on the exterior with four detached lotus blooms in iron-red, each supported on a thin curved stem issuing five spiky leaves in cobalt-blue surrounding the flower, within double-line borders
    3 3/16 in. (8 cm.) diam., box (2)


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    Previously sold at Christie's Hong Kong, 8 October 1990, lot 639.

    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE ASIAN COLLECTOR