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    Sale 2130

    Chinese Export Porcelain

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 57

    A "SEMI-EGGSHELL" SOUP PLATE

    YONGZHENG SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-1735)

    Price Realised  

    A "SEMI-EGGSHELL" SOUP PLATE
    YONGZHENG SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-1735)
    Delicately painted with a young scholar on a pale pink pony, his attendant following with a book and wrapped qin suspended from a pole, at his sides two elegant ladies, the borders blue enamel, pale green trellis and pink cell diapers with cartouches of fruit and flowers alternating with shou characters
    8½ in. (21.5 cm.) diam.


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