A FAMILLE-ROSE 'LOTUS' BOWL AND COVER DAOGUANG SEAL MARK AND PERIOD |
5,000 - 7,000 USD
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- Diameter 4 1/4 in., 10.8 cm
the steep rounded sides well-painted on the exterior with three overlapping rows of lotus petals in shaded pink enamels with fine veining below a band of stylized stamens in yellow and brown and above a stippled green border around the foot suggesting a stem, the domed cover similarly decorated on a ground of stylized leaves, the spherical gilt knop rising from a yellow-ground seed-pod, the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue (2)
Sotheby's New York, 23rd September 1995, lot 475.