• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 2297

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    26 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1395

    A FINE SMALL DOUCAI 'LONGEVITY' DISH

    DAOGUANG SEAL MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FINE SMALL DOUCAI 'LONGEVITY' DISH
    DAOGUANG SEAL MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)
    The interior painted with a fruiting peach tree with a trunk twisted in the form of a stylized shou character growing between a rock and lingzhi, with three similar trees on the exterior between blue ruyi arabesques
    5¾ in. (14.7 cm.) diam.


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    A similar dish with Daoguang mark was sold in our London rooms, 8 June 2004, lot 443.

    Provenance

    Acquired in 1990.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property From a Private West Coast Collection