13 May 2008
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
A FINE DOUCAI FLORAL BOWL
UNDERGLAZE BLUE DAOGUANG SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)
Finely painted and enamelled to the exterior with six iron-red lotus blossoms framed within elaborate scrollwork issuing leafy tendrils, above a band of ruyi lappets, all between double lines to the rim and the foot
5¾ in. (14.5 cm.) diam.
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