• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 7762

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 205

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE 'PHOENIX' BOWLS

    DAOGUANG UNDERGLAZE BLUE SEAL MARKS, ONE OF THE PERIOD (1821-50), THE OTHER POSSIBLY LATER

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE 'PHOENIX' BOWLS
    DAOGUANG UNDERGLAZE BLUE SEAL MARKS, ONE OF THE PERIOD (1821-50), THE OTHER POSSIBLY LATER
    Each finely potted with gently rounded walls ending on a slightly everted mouthrim, brightly enamelled to the exterior with four stylised phoenix in flight amidst large blooms borne on meandering leafy scrolls
    8½ in. (21.5 cm.) diam. (2)


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