19 March 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 62,500
Estimate USD 30,000 - USD 40,000
A RARE DEEP BLUE AND WHITE BOWL
QIANLONG SEAL MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
With deep, rounded sides tapering to the foot, painted in Ming style with simulated 'heaping and piling' with composite foliate meander above a band of petal lappets, the somewhat concave base with alternating unglazed and glazed circles surrounding the seal mark in the countersunk center
8¼ in. (21 cm.) diam.
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