A pair of blue and enamelled 'fish' bowls
Daoguang six-character marks and of the period
Each delicately enamelled on the exterior with four fish in iron-red and grey between fronds of seaweed in pale green and mid-green, the interior finely painted in underglaze blue with a fully blossoming lotus surrounded by four half-lotus leaves between foliate scrolls in the central well, all surrounded by a wide band with two scrolls of alternating lotus and leaves amidst smaller foliate scrolls.
Each 14.7 (5 7/8in) diam. (2).