AN UNUSUAL PAIR OF UNDERGLAZE-BLUE AND FAMILLE-VERTE SERVING DISHES QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD | 清康熙 外銷青花五彩纏枝牡丹紋盤一對
Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP
PROPERTY FROM A SWISS PRIVATE COLLECTION
AN UNUSUAL PAIR OF UNDERGLAZE-BLUE AND FAMILLE-VERTE SERVING DISHES
QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
each moulded to the centre with nine evenly-spaced medallions, each enclosing a floral sprig, against a ground of elaborately painted and gilt scrolling peony blossoms, enclosed by a narrow band of stylised scroll to the well and a further band of scrolling foliage to the rim, the reverse rendered with the stylised floral motifs in iron red
Diaemeter 35.7 and 35.4 cm, 14 and 13⅞ in.
The rim of one dish with an approx. 0.6 cm hairline joining to a longer, approx. 3 cm hairline to the rim, and a chip (approx. 0.7 x 0.4 cm); the rim to the other dish with a few minor chips, the largest approx. (0.5 x 0.5 cm). There are also some minor wear to the extremities of the interior circlets of both dishes.
中文內容僅供參考，請以英文原版為準。一盤有一毛細口沖，約0.6公分，與一道約3公分較長口沖相交，且有一磕（約0.7 × 0.4公分）；另一盤口沿有少許微磕，最大者約0.5 × 0.5 公分。二盤器內小環邊角處均見細微磨痕。
"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."
Christie's London, 13th November 2001, lot 230.