30 March 1997
A FAMILLE ROSE YELLOW-GROUND BOWL
DAOGUANG SEAL MARK AND OF THE PERIOD
The exterior painted with four roundels enclosing seasonal flowers, reserved on a sgraffiato yellow ground with flower heads and lingzhi, the interior decorated in underglaze-blue with a floral medallion encircled by four detached sprays of the flowers of the four seasons
4 7/8in. (14.9cm.) diam.
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Hong Kong Museum of Art, Splendour of the Qing Dynasty, Catalogue, no. 191
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Washington, D.C., Joined Colours, Ceramics in the Min Chiu Society Hong Kong, 1993.
Decoration reserved on a yellow ground painted with brown feathery scrolls to simulate sgraffiato
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