• 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 1178

    A PAIR OF UNUSUAL GILT-DECORATED BLUE-GROUND PAINTED ENAMEL BOWLS

    QIANLONG FOUR-CHARACTER SEAL MARKS IN BLUE ENAMEL AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF UNUSUAL GILT-DECORATED BLUE-GROUND PAINTED ENAMEL BOWLS
    QIANLONG FOUR-CHARACTER SEAL MARKS IN BLUE ENAMEL AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
    The exterior of each painted in gilding with three lotus sprays conjoined by quatrefoil motifs, embellished with tiny white enamel 'pearls', all reserved on a dark blue ground, the interior in turquoise enamel
    7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) diam. (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property From a Private West Coast Collection