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    Sale 7621

    A Private English Collection of White Jade Carvings & Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    4 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 186

    A RU-TYPE-GLAZED DISH

    UNDERGLAZE BLUE YONGZHENG FOUR-CHARACTER SEALMARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-35)

    Price Realised  

    A RU-TYPE-GLAZED DISH
    UNDERGLAZE BLUE YONGZHENG FOUR-CHARACTER SEALMARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-35)
    The heavily potted dish raised on a gently spreading foot with wide everted flat rim, covered overall in an even pale bluish-green glaze
    7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm.) diam.


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    Dishes of this type were made as the tray to a small jardinire or flower pot. For an illustration of such a flower pot and tray, covered in a red glaze, and dated Yongzheng, see Catalogue of the Special Exhibition of K'ang-Hsi, Yung-Cheng and Ch'ien-Lung Porcelain Ware from the Ch'ing Dynasty in the Palace Museum, National Palace Museum, Taipei, 1986, p. 72, no. 35.

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    Provenance

    John Laycock Collection, Singapore