15 September 2009
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF JAMES H. KELLEY
A FINE FAMILLE ROSE YELLOW-GROUND BOWL
DAOGUANG SEAL MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)
With deep, slightly flaring sides enameled on the exterior with a dense profusion of foliage interspersed with large exotic flowers, the interior decorated in iron-red with five bats
5 7/8 in. (14.8 cm.) diam.
Acquired circa 1960s-1974, and thence by descent within the family.
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