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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 661

    A SET OF ELEVEN BLUE AND WHITE 'CRANE AND BAGUA' BOWLS

    GUANGXU SIX-CHARACTER MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1875-1908)

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    A SET OF ELEVEN BLUE AND WHITE 'CRANE AND BAGUA' BOWLS
    GUANGXU SIX-CHARACTER MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1875-1908)
    Each bowl is decorated in vibrant blue tones with an alternating design of cranes and the Eight Buddhist emblems, bagua, above a band of waves to the base. The interiors are decorated with a central flower head and wave roundel, a geometric band encircling the rim.
    5 3/8 in. (13.6 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Property from the collection of the late Hans J. Christensen (1922-1985).


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that there are 11 bowls and not 10 as stated in the printed catalogue.