19 - 20 September 2013,
Price realised USD 20,000
USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
AN UNUSUAL FAMILLE ROSE PEACH-GROUND BOWL
XIANFENG SEAL MARK IN IRON RED WITHIN A DOUBLE SQUARE AND OF THE PERIOD (1851-1861)
The bowl has deep rounded sides that flare towards the rim, and is decorated on the exterior with a gilt bow-string border that separates the bajixiang (Eight Buddhist Emblems) from a band of four gilt shou characters positioned above lotus sprays alternating with four large hibiscus sprays, all reserved on a peach-colored ground.
6 9/16 in. (16.7 cm.) diam.
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