Property from Various Owners
A pair of polychrome enameled porcelain shallow bowls
Daoguang marks, Republic period
Each deep bowl finished with a barbed edge to the flared rim and the wide, well painted in opaque enamels with auspicious fruits against a medium blue ground while the exterior walls display the Three Stars of Happiness - Fu, Lu and Shou - accompanied by attendants against a purple ground, the recessed base enameled in lime green enamel surrounding a square white reserve bearing the six-character mark in iron red seal script (minor wear).
9 5/8in 24.5cm) diameter