18 June 2002
A PAIR OF DOUCAI CUPS
Underglaze-blue Chenghua six-character marks within a double square, 18th Century
Each with steep rounded sides rising from a recessed base to a slightly flaring rim, the exteriors painted and enamelled with fallen flowers and leaves in iron-red floating down a stream, polished frit
3¼ in. (8.2 cm.) diam. (2)
Corrado Zigone Collection, no. 253
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