A blue and white bowl  Mid-17th century
Lot 363
A blue and white bowl Mid 17th century
Sold for £1,920 (US$ 3,101) inc. premium

Lot Details
A blue and white bowl
Mid 17th century
Painted around the exterior with a fisherman in his boat in conversation with another fisherman with his rod, seated on the bands of the river, all amidst a large overhanging willow tree, rockwork and misty mountain peaks in the background, the scene bisected by scrolling clouds, the interior painted with a central medallion depicting a single seated scholar within a similar landscape, the base with apocryphal Chenghua mark.
21.6cm (8½in) diam.

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Ove Stenbeck Collection, no.32

    Exhibited: Den Befriade Penseln. 300 År av Kinesiskt Porslin och Konsthantverk. Collection Stenbeck, Heinola, Finland, 4 June - 3 September 2000
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