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    Sale 12292

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part II

    11 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 708

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE AND IRON-RED DECORATED 'BAT AND SHOU CHARACTER' DISHES

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

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    A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE AND IRON-RED DECORATED 'BAT AND SHOU CHARACTER' DISHES
    QIANLONG SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
    Each dish is decorated to the interior with a central stylised shou roundel, encircled by five iron-red bats with ruyi-shaped chimes, all surrounded by an underglaze blue keyfret border to the rim. The exteriors are decorated with four iron-red bamboo sprays.
    10 3/8 in. (26.4 cm.) diam.


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