249
249

AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTION OF CHINESE CERAMICS

A SMALL WUCAI DISH
WANLI MARK AND PERIOD
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 10,625 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
249

AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTION OF CHINESE CERAMICS

A SMALL WUCAI DISH
WANLI MARK AND PERIOD
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 10,625 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

St George Street Sale: Chinese Art

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A SMALL WUCAI DISH
WANLI MARK AND PERIOD
the rounded sides rising to a flaring rim, colourfully painted in the central medallion with two lantern bearing figures in a garden, encircled by a band of scrolling chrysanthemum in varying colours, the exterior decorated with a band of the bajixiang emblems above a classic scroll border at the foot, the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle
12.5 cm, 4 15/16  in.
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Catalogue Note

A similar dish is illustrated in Anthony Du Boulay, Chinese Porcelain Pleasures and Treasures, Frankfurt-am-Main, 1970, pl. 50; and another painted with gift baring attendants and a horse, was included in the exhibition Evolution in the Middle Ming Period, Percival David Foundation of Chinese Art, London, 1994-5, cat. no. 24.

St George Street Sale: Chinese Art

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London