An iron-red and gilt saucer dish 18th century, seal mark Shou shan fu hai
Lot 106
An iron-red and gilt saucer dish
18th century, seal mark Shou shan fu hai
£5,000 - 8,000
US$ 8,300 - 13,000
Auction Details
An iron-red and gilt saucer dish 18th century, seal mark Shou shan fu hai An iron-red and gilt saucer dish 18th century, seal mark Shou shan fu hai
Lot Details
An iron-red and gilt saucer dish
18th century, seal mark Shou shan fu hai
The interior carefully decorated in iron-red, grisaille and gilt with a central shou character encircled by five interlinked bats, all surrounded by two shou characters and two fu characters alternating with pairs of confronted bats in flight, the border with a lotus meander, the exterior with nine bats flying through two rows of foaming waves between four rocky outcrops. 25.6cm (10 1/8in) diam.

Footnotes

  • 十八世紀 紅彩描金蝠壽紋碗 礬紅「壽山福海」篆書款


    The four-character mark translates as: Longevity as timeless as a mountain and good fortune as wide as the sea.
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