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    Sale 2269

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Jades from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

    19 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 573

    A PAIR OF SMALL GREEN-GLAZED INCISED SAUCER DISHES

    YONGZHENG SIX-CHARACTER MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN DOUBLE CIRCLES AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-1735)

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF SMALL GREEN-GLAZED INCISED SAUCER DISHES
    YONGZHENG SIX-CHARACTER MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN DOUBLE CIRCLES AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-1735)
    Each with shallow rounded sides, the exterior incised with the Eight Buddhist Emblems (bajixiang) supported by lotus borne on scrolling, leafy meander, covered overall with a glaze of bright green color
    4 3/8 in. (11.3 cm.) diam. (2)


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    Provenance

    Acquired by the grandfather of the present owners, Whampoa, Guangdong, circa 1890 - 1920s, thence by descent within the family.