21 September 2004
THE PROPERTY OF A NORTH AMERICAN COLLECTOR
A VERY RARE BROWN-GLAZED CHRYSANTHEMUM DISH
YONGZHENG SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-1735)
The shallow, rounded sides molded as chrysanthemum petals rising from the foot ring with corresponding notches, covered overall with a lustrous coffee-brown glaze, the base glazed white
6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.) diam., box
H. M. Knight Collection; Sotheby's, Hong Kong, 29 November 1979, lot 323.
Hall Family Collection, inventory no. 259; Sotheby's, Hong Kong, 2 May 2000, lot 552.
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Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, Oriental Ceramic Society, Iron in the Fire, 1988, no. 90.
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