08 mars 2009

A 'Famille-Rose' 'Pomegranate' Bowl, Daoguang Seal Mark and Period

A 'Famille-Rose' 'Pomegranate' Bowl, Daoguang Seal Mark and Period of deep U-shape with a slightly everted lip, painted to the exterior with a tree trunk issuing two lateral branches on which three ripe pomegranates split open to reveal the red seeds, accompanied. diameter 5 in., 12.7 cm. Estimate 5,000—7,000 USD Sotheby's. Chinese Works of Art. 17 Mar 09.New York www.sothebys.com Photo courtesy Sotheby's