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A RARE PINK-GROUND FAMILLE-ROSE SGRAFFIATO ‘MEDALLION’ BOWL JIAQING SEAL MARK AND PERIOD
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LOT SOLD. 30,000 USD
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A RARE PINK-GROUND FAMILLE-ROSE SGRAFFIATO ‘MEDALLION’ BOWL JIAQING SEAL MARK AND PERIOD
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 30,000 USD
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A RARE PINK-GROUND FAMILLE-ROSE SGRAFFIATO ‘MEDALLION’ BOWL JIAQING SEAL MARK AND PERIOD
the rounded sides rising from a tapered foot to a slightly flared rim, the exterior enameled with four roundels enclosing flowers, trees, and rockwork, divided by stylized lotus sprays, all reserved on a light pink sgraffiato ground, the interior painted in underglaze blue with a central medallion enclosing a rabbit in a landscape, encircled by four composite floral sprays at the cavetto, the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue
Diameter 5 7/8  in., 14.9 cm
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Provenance

Acquired from a descendant of R.J. Reynolds (1850 – 1918).

Catalogue Note

Compare Jiaqing 'medallion' bowls of this type, but with varying color grounds and floral designs, such as a blue-ground bowl with floral medallions interspersed by flower blossoms of a different design, in the Palace Museum, Beijing, published in The Complete Collection of Treasures of the Palace Museum. Porcelains with Cloisonné Enamel Decoration and Famille-Rose Decoration, vol. 39, Hong Kong, 1999, pl. 183; and a ruby-ground bowl from Fulbeck Hall, Lincolnshire, sold in our London rooms, 13th November 2002, lot 154.

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