A PAIR OF DOUCAI 'MAGPIE' DISHES KANGXI MARKS AND PERIOD
4,000 - 6,000 GBP
bidding is closed
- 15.8 cm., 6 1/4 in.
each finely painted on the interior with a medallion enclosing two long-tailed magpies, one perched on a prunus branch amidst rockwork, the other soaring from above with outstretched wings amongst cloud swirls, the underside with two sprays of blooming prunus separated by bamboo sprays, the base inscribed in underglaze blue with a six-character reign mark