A blue and white porcelain bowl with famille rose enameled lotus decoration Guangxu mark and period
Lot 5289
A blue and white porcelain bowl with famille rose enameled lotus decoration Guangxu mark and period
Sold for US$ 7,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
A blue and white porcelain bowl with famille rose enameled lotus decoration Guangxu mark and period A blue and white porcelain bowl with famille rose enameled lotus decoration Guangxu mark and period A blue and white porcelain bowl with famille rose enameled lotus decoration Guangxu mark and period A blue and white porcelain bowl with famille rose enameled lotus decoration Guangxu mark and period A blue and white porcelain bowl with famille rose enameled lotus decoration Guangxu mark and period A blue and white porcelain bowl with famille rose enameled lotus decoration Guangxu mark and period
Lot Details
Property from a San Francisco Gentleman
A blue and white porcelain bowl with famille rose enameled lotus decoration
Guangxu mark and period
Its flared rim carefully molded with a raised ridge around the exterior walls painted in famille rose enamels with sgraffito accents on the lotus plants rising from waves while the wide, curving well displays a lotus flower and leaf scroll band around a central roundel of lotus leaves and lotus pod rendered in shades of underglaze cobalt, the recessed base displaying the six-character mark in underglaze blue regular script.
6in (15cm) diameter

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    acquired in Denver in the 1970s
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