Lot 524
  • 524

A FINE RUBY-GROUND 'FLORAL' MEDALLION BOWLTHE PORCELAIN YONGZHENG MARK AND PERIODTHE ENAMELS LATER-ADDED

Estimate
300,000 - 500,000 USD
Sold
375,000 USD
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Description

the rounded sides rising from a slightly tapered foot, the exterior with four medallions reserved against a rich fuchsia-colored ground, each medallion finely painted with auspicious flowers in full bloom, two of the medallions enclosing lush peonies and blossoming white magnolia branches forming the rebus yutang fugui ('may your noble house be blessed with wealth and honor'), the other two medallions enclosing blossoming crabapple branches arcing over massive peony blooms forming the rebus mantang fugui ('may the entire family be wealthy and honored'), the petals of each flower naturalistically rendered, a small dragonfly hovering amidst the flora in each scene, the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle
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