164
164

PROPERTY OF A NORTH AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A FINE WUCAI 'DRAGON AND PHOENIX' BOWL QIANLONG SEAL MARK AND PERIOD
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 35,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
164

PROPERTY OF A NORTH AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A FINE WUCAI 'DRAGON AND PHOENIX' BOWL QIANLONG SEAL MARK AND PERIOD
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 35,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

|
New York

A FINE WUCAI 'DRAGON AND PHOENIX' BOWL QIANLONG SEAL MARK AND PERIOD
the deep rounded sides rising from a slightly tapered foot to a gently flaring rim, painted to the exterior with two dragons each striding in pursuit of a 'flaming pearl', divided by two phoenix in flight, reserved on a leafy floral ground, all below a band of 'Auspicious Emblems' and ruyi at the rim, the interior with a medallion enclosing a further dragon and 'flaming pearl', the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue
Diameter 6 1/8  in., 15.5 cm
Read Condition Report Read Condition Report

Provenance

Reportedly given to President Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822-1893) by a member of the Chinese imperial family in the late 1800s.
Gifted by the Hayes family to the mother of the present owner in the 1960s.

Important Chinese Art

|
New York