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    Sale 7813

    Glin Castle - A Knight in Ireland

    7 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 6

    A LARGE CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'SCHOLARS' BOWL

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LARGE CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'SCHOLARS' BOWL
    18TH CENTURY
    Finely painted in bright shades of cobalt blue, depicting various scholars and officials in a garden setting, above bands of octagonal cartouches and plum blossoms reserved on a blue ground at the foot, the interior with a bird perched on a peony tree - 15 in (38 cm.) diam.; together with a Chinese blue and white bowl, the exterior with a long-tailed bird perched on a peony tree, the interior with peony blooms - 16 in. (40 cm.) diam. (2)


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