01 mai 2009

A fine pair of famille rose bowls. Daoguang six-character seal marks and of the period

A fine pair of famille rose bowls. Daoguang six-character seal marks and of the period Each one with its domed cover (also bearing a seal mark); decorated in yellow, orange, green and pink enamels with a pair of butterflies beside large peaches or pomegranates and stalks of bamboo; each seal mark in underglaze-blue. 11cm (4¼in) diameter. (4). Estimate: £30,000 - 35,000 Footnote: For a very similar pair of bowls, but without covers and bearing the nien-hao of The Jiaqing Emperor, see Christie's Hong Kong, Important... [Lire la suite]