• Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5812

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles

    6 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 133

    A YELLOW GLAZED DISH, HONGZHI MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1488-1505)

    Price Realised  

    A YELLOW GLAZED DISH, HONGZHI MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1488-1505)
    raised on a low foot with gently rounded sides, covered in a uniform translucent pale yellow glaze, Hongzhi underglaze blue six-character mark to base -- 8½in. (21.7cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Plesch collection (Ch 22A); acquired from Bluett and Sons, London, June 1969.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF MRS TRAUDI PLESCH, O.B.E. AND PROFESSOR PETER H. PLESCH
    LOTS 133 - 216 INCLUSIVE


    Literature

    Adrian Joseph, Ming Porcelains, Their Origin and Development, London, 1971, p. 75, no. 102.