• 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 1442

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE CORAL-GROUND BOWLS

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

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE CORAL-GROUND BOWLS
    DAOGUANG SEAL MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)
    The deep rounded sides enamelled with three yellow-ground reserves enclosing a pink peony blossom bordered by scrolling leafy tendrils bearing blue flowers, all reserved on a deep coral ground of reddish-orange tone
    4 5/16 in. (11 cm.) diam., box (2)


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    Other bowls of this pattern with a Daoguang mark have been published: one in the Olmer Collection, illustrated in Chinesisches Porzellan, Roemer-Museum, Hildesheim, 1981, no. 138; and another in the collection of Simon Kwan included in the exhibition, Imperial Porcelain of Late Qing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 13 - 25 September 1983, no. 51.

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