A pair of blue and white 'Eight Trigrams' bowls Guangxu six-character marks and of the period
Lot 54
A pair of blue and white 'Eight Trigrams' bowls
Guangxu six-character marks and of the period
£3,000 - 5,000
US$ 4,800 - 8,000

Lot Details
A pair of blue and white 'Eight Trigrams' bowls Guangxu six-character marks and of the period A pair of blue and white 'Eight Trigrams' bowls Guangxu six-character marks and of the period
The Property of a Lady 女士藏品
A pair of blue and white 'Eight Trigrams' bowls
Guangxu six-character marks and of the period
Each bowl painted on the exterior with the Eight Trigrams in circles between cranes alternating with heavy cloud scrolls, all above a band of foaming waves, the interior with four crests of waves evenly placed around a wheel motif in the central medallion surrounded by a decorative diamond-pattern band at the rim. Each 13.5cm (5¼in) diam. (2).

Footnotes

  • Provenance: a British private collection

    清光緒 青花八卦雲鶴紋碗一對 青花「大清光緒年製」楷書款

    來源:英國私人收藏

    Compare a similar single bowl in the Nanjing Museum illustrated in Treasures in the Royalty: The Official Kiln Porcelain of the Chinese Qing Dynasty, Shanghai, 2003, p.493.
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