29 March 2006
AN UNUSUAL YELLOW-GLAZED INCISED BOWL
WANLI SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1573-1619)
With deep rounded sides rising to an everted rim, the exterior incised with lotus meander and the center of the interior with a coiled, leafy lotus stem, all under a glaze of egg yolk-yellow tone
7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm.) diam., wood stand
Mathias Komor, New York, September 1949.
Collection of William B. Jaffe, New York.
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