• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2196

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    15 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 354

    A SMALL WUCAI BOWL

    WANLI SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1573-1619)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SMALL WUCAI BOWL
    WANLI SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1573-1619)
    Finely potted with shallow sides rising to a rounded rim, the exterior painted with seven immortals standing and seated in a landscape setting, all below a narrow band of lingzhi scroll, the interior with a winged, horned dragon in flight amidst clouds within a double-line border
    3 7/8 in. (19.8 cm.) diam., Japanese wood box


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    Provenance

    A Japanese private collection.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this bowl was previously sold in our Hong Kong rooms, 3 December 2008, lot 2544.


    Pre-Lot Text

    ANOTHER PROPERTY