London, South Kensington
13 May 2016
A FAMILLE ROSE RUBY-GROUND MEDALLION BOWL
DAOGUANG SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARK IN IRON-RED AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)
The bowl is decorated with four roundels enclosing farmers at work in river landscapes settings, all in reserve on a ruby ground embellished with floral scrolls. The interior is decorated with a central floral and peach medallion.
5 7/8 in. (14.8 cm.) diam.
With Walter Waddingham, Harrogate, Yorkshire, 1960.
Gisbourne Family Collection.
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