19 March 2009
A PAIR OF COPPER-RED BOWLS
YONGZHENG SIX-CHARACTER MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN DOUBLE CIRCLES AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-1735)
With deep rounded sides, the exterior covered with a glaze of soft kidney bean-red color in contrast to the white rim and interior
6 in. (15.3 cm.) diam. (2)
Acquired by the grandfather of the present owners, Whampoa, Guangdong, circa 1890 - 1920s, thence by descent within the family.
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