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AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTION OF CHINESE CERAMICS

AN IRON-RED AND UNDERGLAZE-BLUE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' BOWL
QIANLONG SEAL MARK AND PERIOD
Estimate
8,00010,000
LOT SOLD. 32,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
214

AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTION OF CHINESE CERAMICS

AN IRON-RED AND UNDERGLAZE-BLUE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' BOWL
QIANLONG SEAL MARK AND PERIOD
Estimate
8,00010,000
LOT SOLD. 32,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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AN IRON-RED AND UNDERGLAZE-BLUE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' BOWL
QIANLONG SEAL MARK AND PERIOD
the deep rounded sides rising to a flared rim, the exterior adorned in underglaze blue with a band of nine fabulous sea creatures, including a dragon and carp, leaping against vivid turbulent waves in iron-red, the rim and the foot encircled by key fret bands, the interior with a central medallion of a winged dragon amongst iron-red waves, the base with a seal mark in underglaze blue
21.3 cm, 8 3/8  in.
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Catalogue Note

Compare a similar bowl included in the exhibition Gems of Chinese Art. Selections of Chinese Ceramics and Bronzes from the Tsui Art Foundation, The Empress Palace Museum, Singapore, 1992, cat. no. 111; and another in the Roemer-Museum, Hildesheim, illustrated in Ulrich Wiesner, Chinesisches Porzellan. Die Ohlmer'sche Sammlung im Roemer-Museum, Hildesheim, Mainz, 1981, pl. 127.

St George Street Sale: Chinese Art

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