Two rare doucai 'lozenges and medallion' dishes Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period | 清雍正 鬪彩花卉紋小盤一對 《大明成化年製》仿款
Property from a private European collection | 歐洲私人收藏
Property from a private European collection
Two rare doucai 'lozenges and medallion' dishes
Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period
each with shallow rounded sides rising from a slightly tapered foot to a gently everted rim, the interior finely painted in doucai enamels with a multi-coloured spiraling medallion bordered with radiating yellow petals, all within a double blue line border repeated at the rim, the exterior with two double interlocking lozenges, alternating with detached blue lotus sprays, Chenghua marks
Diam. 16.5 cm, 6½ in.
Rare paire d'assiettes en porcelaine doucai à décor de brocades et medallion, dynastie Qing, époque Yongzheng
直徑 16.5 公分， 6½英寸
Both dishes in overall good condition. Very light wear to the enamels and glaze to the interior, scattered glaze imperfection, a small glaze flaw to the rim of one dish.
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Collection M.J. Bolderdijk (1896-1986), the Hague. Thence by family descent.
M.J. Bolderdijk (1896-1986) 珍藏，海牙
M.J. Bolderdijk, catalogue of my collection, the Hague, 1978, pl. X3 and L2.
M.J. Bolderdijk，《catalogue of my collection》，海牙，1978年，圖版 X3 及 L2
A small Yongzheng doucai saucer dish of the same design, sold in our Hong Kong rooms, 8th October 2014, lot 3625.