20 September 2002
PROPERTY FROM AN ASIAN COLLECTION
A PAIR OF SMALL YELLOW-GLAZED DISHES
Yongzheng six-character marks in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735)
Each thinly potted with shallow sides flaring in a slight curve towards the rim, covered inside and out with an opaque glaze of bright lemon-yellow tone
4¼in. (10.8cm.) diam., box (2)
One: Sotheby's, Hong Kong, 16-17 May 1989, lot 185.
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