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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 768

    A YELLOW-GROUND FAMILLE ROSE 'LOTUS' BOWL

    JIAQING SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARK IN IRON-RED AND OF THE PERIOD (1796-1820)

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    A YELLOW-GROUND FAMILLE ROSE 'LOTUS' BOWL
    JIAQING SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARK IN IRON-RED AND OF THE PERIOD (1796-1820)
    The bowl is decorated with lotus heads highlighted with fu characters and a scrolling foliate design with scattered swastikas on a lemon yellow ground. The interior is decorated with a flower roundel enclosing peonies, lingzhi fungus, branches of berries and rocks.
    8 ½ in (21.6 cm.) diam.


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