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    Sale 2611

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1782

    A FINE YELLOW-GROUND FAMILLE ROSE 'MEDALLION' BOWL

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    A FINE YELLOW-GROUND FAMILLE ROSE 'MEDALLION' BOWL
    DAOGUANG SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)

    With rounded sides and slightly everted rim, the exterior with four circular panels containing flower sprigs alternating with peach branches tied with wan emblems above breaking waves, all reserved on a graviata yellow ground, the interior in underglaze-blue with a central medallion of lingzhi on jagged rocks protruding from turbulent waves, below four detached flower sprigs in the well
    5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm. ) diam., box


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