This lot is being sold under the Alpha Scheme
A rare and massive pair of yellow-ground 'Da ya zhai' fishbowls
Dayazhai three-character marks, Guangxu
Each bowl carefully enamelled on the exterior in sepia tones with spreading leafy branches issuing heavy blossoms of tree peony and nandina sprays, surrounding an oval cartouche containing the three characters Da ya zhai encircled by two dragons pursuing the flaming pearl in iron-red, all reserved on a rich opaque yellow ground, the lipped rim with sixteen bats alternating with shou characters, wood stands. Each 53.3cm (21in) diam. (4).
- This lot is being sold through the Alpha scheme.