A PAIR OF YELLOW-GLAZED BOWLS
QIANLONG SEAL MARKS AND PERIOD
清乾隆 黃釉盌一對 《大清乾隆年製》款
each with deep rounded sides tapering from a broad everted rim to a short straight foot, covered overall, save for the base, with a glossy egg-yolk yellow glaze stopping neatly just above the foot, the base inscribed with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue
Diameter of each 12.8 cm, 5 in.
There are a ca. 4cm long and a ca. 2cm long hairline extending from the rim into sides on one bowl. The other bowl is in good overall condition.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."