• 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 1351

    A RARE LARGE YELLOW-GLAZED BOWL

    JIAJING SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1522-1566)

    Price Realised  

    A RARE LARGE YELLOW-GLAZED BOWL
    JIAJING SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1522-1566)
    With deep sides rising from the tapered foot to the everted rim, covered inside and out with a glaze of lemon-yellow color
    14¾ in. (37.4 cm.) diam.


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    Jiajing mark and period yellow-glazed bowls of this large size are rare. One of slightly larger size (15 in. diam.) from the collection of Ira and Nancy Koger was sold in these rooms, 19 September 2006, lot 247. A smaller (30.3 cm. diam.) yellow-glazed Jiajing-marked bowl is in the Palace Museum, Beijing, and illustrated in The Complete Collection of Treasures of the Palace Museum - 37 - Monochrome Porcelain, Hong Kong, 1999, p. 48, no. 43.

    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul E. Manheim