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A molded blue and white 'lotus' dish, Mark and period of Wanli | 明萬曆 青花花卉梵文蓮式盤 《大明萬歷年製》款

Estimate:

30,000

to
- 50,000 USD

Important Chinese Art from the Collection of Bruce Dayton and Ruth Stricker Dayton

A molded blue and white 'lotus' dish, Mark and period of Wanli | 明萬曆 青花花卉梵文蓮式盤 《大明萬歷年製》款

A molded blue and white 'lotus' dish, Mark and period of Wanli | 明萬曆 青花花卉梵文蓮式盤 《大明萬歷年製》款

Estimate:

30,000

to
- 50,000 USD

Lot sold:

75,600

USD

A molded blue and white 'lotus' dish

Mark and period of Wanli

明萬曆 青花花卉梵文蓮式盤 《大明萬歷年製》款


formed as a flowerhead with two radiating layers of sixteen petals surrounding a lança character at the center, the tips of the outer petals painted with trefoils and the inner petals with ruyi heads, the exterior painted with lança characters alternating with floral sprays above a tier of molded petals painted with fine striations and an inner band of painted stylized leaves, the base with a six-character mark within a double circle in underglaze blue, wood stand (2)


Diameter 7½ in., 19.1 cm

In overall good condition except for very minute touch ups to several tips of the lotus petals at the rim. Otherwise with minor and expected firing imperfections, including an iron spot to one underside petal.


整體品相良好,僅見蓮瓣尖細小處補釉。另見輕微窰燒瑕疵,包括花瓣背面一小鐵斑。


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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.


準買家應該檢查每件拍品以確認其狀況,蘇富比所作的任何陳述均為主觀看法而非事實陳述。雖然本狀況報告或有針對某拍品之討論,但所有拍賣品均根據印於圖錄內之業務規則以拍賣時狀況出售。


Marchant, London, 24th March 2000.


來源

馬錢特,倫敦,2000年3月24日

Similar dishes are housed in the Shanghai Museum, Shanghai, illustrated in Lu Minghua, Shanghai bowuguan cangpin yanjiu daxi: Mingdai guanyao ciqi [Ming imperial porcelain], Shanghai, 2007, pl. 3-94; the National Palace Museum, Taipei, published in Porcelain of the National Palace Museum: Blue-and-White Ware of The Ming Dynasty, vol. VI, Hong Kong, 1963, pl. 20; the Baur Collection, included in John Ayers, The Baur Collection: Ming Porcelains and Other Wares, vol. II, Geneva, 1969, pl. A 185; and the British Museum, London, illustrated in Jessica Harrison-Hall, Catalogue of Late Yuan and Ming Ceramics in the British Museum, London, 2001, pls 11:101 and 11:102.