TWO CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'PEONY' DISHES QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
each painted in the center with peonies issuing from rockwork, the rim painted with floral sprigs, the base with a lingzhi mark within a double-circle, incised Japanese Palace inventory number N=198-W.
Diameter: 6½ in.
Both in overall good condition with minor nicks and frits along the rim edge. Overall with minor firing imperfections and light surface wear.
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.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.
The Royal Collections of Saxony, Japanese Palace, Dresden
Ville Grisebach, Berlin, June 2015, lot 3144.