• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2196

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

    15 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 427

    A PAIR OF COPPER-RED-GLAZED LIANZI BOWLS

    QIANLONG SEAL MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF COPPER-RED-GLAZED LIANZI BOWLS
    QIANLONG SEAL MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
    Each bowl with deep rounded, slightly flaring sides rising from a splayed ring foot, the exterior covered in a glaze of crushed strawberry tone continuing to the foot, the interior white
    6 in. (15.3 cm.) diam. (2)


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    Provenance

    Acquired circa 1960s-1974, and thence by descent within the family.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF JAMES H. KELLEY