16 September 2016
AN UNUSUAL COPPER-RED-GLAZED BOWL
QIANLONG SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
The exterior is covered with a peachbloom-type glaze that thins to pale celadon in an area on one side below the rim, and the glaze on the interior and base has a faint blue-green tint.
7 ¾ in. (19.8 cm.) diam.
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Compare the pair of bowls with deep rounded sides that are glazed in a similar manner that was sold at Christie's New York, 20-21 March 2014, lot 2192.
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