PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'FISH' SAUCER DISHES
YONGZHENG MARKS AND PERIOD
清雍正 青花鯉躍龍門紋小盤一對 《大清雍正年製》款
each painted to the interior with two fishes leaping above the swirling waves within a central medallion, the base inscribed with a six-character mark within a double circle
Diameter 16 and 16 cm, 6¼ and 6¼ in.
There are over-spray with associated flakes to ca. 1/5 of the rim of one dish, including a ca. 0.4 cm rim flake, possibly to cover a hairline visible under the UV light (ca. 3.5 cm), and a ca. 3.5 x 1 cm area with over-spray around the foot; Both dishes have general scratches throughout, nicks to the footrim and minor firing imperfections.
中文內容僅供參考，請以英文原版為準。其一盤口沿約五分之一處見少許剝釉噴塗痕跡，如一約0.4公分，或覆蓋一約3.5公分細沖（於紫光燈下可見）；另見足部一約3.5 x 1公分噴塗痕跡。通體見少量劃痕及窰燒瑕疵，足沿有少許細磕。
"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."
Bonhams London, 16th May 2013, lot 36.