London, South Kensington
30 April 2015
A CHINESE FAMILLLE ROSE 'QUAIL' BOWL
YONGZHENG PERIOD (1723-1735)
Decorated with a continuous scene around the exterior depicting two quail in a pavilion garden with overhanging rose branches, daisies and rocks
5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) diam.
G. Pezzi Collection.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, Amsterdam, 2 November 2004, lot 252.
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