A PAIR OF COPPER-RED-GLAZED STEM BOWLS YONGZHENG SEAL MARKS AND PERIOD
40,000 - 60,000 USD
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- Porcelain, rosewood stands
- Diameter 7 1/2 in., 18.8 cm
each sturdily potted with deep rounded sides rising from a spreading hollow foot encircled by a raised horizontal rib, the exterior applied with a rich strawberry-red glaze thinning at the rim, the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue, wood stands (4)
Collection of Sidney T. Cook (1910-1964), and thence by descent.
A pair of copper-red-glazed stembowl of this type, from the Edward T. Chow collection, was sold in our Hong Kong rooms, 25th November 1980, lot 65, one of which was subsequently illustrated in Chinese Porcelain, The S.C. Ko Tianminlou Collection, Hong Kong, 1987, pl. 126. Another pair was sold in our London rooms, 12th June 2003, lot 184.