A RARE INCISED WHITE-GLAZED 'LOTUS BOUQUET' DISH MARK AND PERIOD OF JIAQING | 清嘉慶 白釉暗刻一把蓮盤 《大清嘉慶年製》款
100,000 - 150,000 HKD
A RARE INCISED WHITE-GLAZED 'LOTUS BOUQUET' DISH
MARK AND PERIOD OF JIAQING
robustly potted with rounded sides rising from a tapered foot, the interior incised with a central medallion enclosing a ribboned bouquet of lotus flowers, pods and arrowheads encircled by three concentric rings, encircled by a composite floral scroll below a stylised foliate meander, the exterior similarly decorated with a composite floral scroll, the unglazed base inscribed with a six-character mark within a double circle
33.6 cm, 13¼ in.
There is a faint hairline crack to the rim measuring approx. 3.5 cm at the 8 o’clock position of the mark. The dish is otherwise 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.