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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 197

    A PAIR OF FINELY ENAMELLED PORCELAIN BOWLS, DAOGUANG (1821-1850)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF FINELY ENAMELLED PORCELAIN BOWLS, DAOGUANG (1821-1850)
    painted to the exterior with small huts nestled amongst rockwork and overhanging trees before a river landscape, two figures walking across a bridge to the foreground, Shen de tang zhi (Hall for the Cultivation of Virtue), underglaze blue marks to base -- 5¼in. (13.4cm.) diam. (2)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note one bowl has been damaged on the view.
    The underside rim now has a two section small flake chip - 1.3cm x 0.5cm max. The underglaze marks read 'Shen de tang zhi' (Hall for the Cultivation of Virtue) and date to the Daoguang period (1821-1850).