21 September 2000
PROPERTY FROM A LONG ISLAND COLLECTION
A Pair of Unusual Celadon-Glazed Shallow Dishes
Qianlong seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period
The sides flaring from above the tapering ring foot, covered inside and out with a celadon glaze thinning on the lower edge of the walls and at the mouth rim, base glazed white; together with a pair of yellow-glazed saucer dishes, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period, the exterior covered with an egg yolk-yellow glaze, the interior glazed white
65/8 and 57/8in. (16.8 and 14.9cm.) diam., box (4)
Celadon-glazed dishes: Sotheby's, New York, 29 November 1988, lot 214.
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A pair of similar celadon-glazed dishes with Qianlong marks and of the same size are illustrated by R. Krahl, Chinese Ceramics from the Meiyintang Collection, London, 1994, vol. 2, no. 865.
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