A FINE FAMILLE-ROSE YELLOW-GROUND 'MEDALLION' BOWL JIAQING SEAL MARK AND PERIOD
50,000 - 70,000 GBP
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the rounded sides rising from a short foot to an everted rim, the exterior decorated with four circular medallions enclosing various flowers, divided by four peach branches tied with a wan symbol above a band of breaking waves, all reserved on a yellow sgraffiato ground, the interior painted in underglaze blue with a central medallion of lingzhi and bamboo growing from rocks rising from crashing waves beneath two ribbon-tied wan emblems, all encircled by four composite floral sprays in the well, the base with a seal mark in underglaze blue
Collection of the Hon. Mountstuart William Elphinstone (according to label).