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A rare pair of Ming-style doucai 'lotus' bowls, Marks and period of Yongzheng | 清雍正 鬥彩纏枝蓮紋盌一對 《大清雍正年製》款

A rare pair of Ming-style doucai 'lotus' bowls, Marks and period of Yongzheng | 清雍正 鬥彩纏枝蓮紋盌一對 《大清雍正年製》款

A rare pair of Ming-style doucai 'lotus' bowls, Marks and period of Yongzheng | 清雍正 鬥彩纏枝蓮紋盌一對 《大清雍正年製》款

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A rare pair of Ming-style doucai 'lotus' bowls

Marks and period of Yongzheng

清雍正 鬥彩纏枝蓮紋盌一對 《大清雍正年製》款


each base with a six-character mark within a double circle in underglaze blue (2)


Diameter 5⅛ in., 13 cm

One bowl with a chip to the mouth rim. The other in overall good condition. Both with age-consistent surface wear and minor firing imperfections.


Because this lot was imported into the United States after September 1, 2020, it is subject to an import tariff of 7.5% of the value declared upon entry into the United States. $2,250, plus applicable sales tax will be included on your invoice unless you instruct Sotheby's to arrange shipping of the lot to a foreign address. For more information on the import tariff, please review the Symbol Key in the back of the catalogue. If you have any questions, please contact tariffs@sothebys.com.


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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.

Christie's London, 4th May 1964, lot 59 (part lot). 

Collection of Dr Wou Kiuan (1910-1997). 

Wou Lien-Pai Museum, 1968-present, coll. no. Q.8.25. 


倫敦佳士得1964年5月4日,編號59(其一)

吳權博士 (1910-1997) 收藏

吳蓮伯博物院,1968年至今,編號Q.8.25

Rose Kerr et al., Chinese Antiquities from the Wou Kiuan Collection. Wou Lien-Pai Museum, Hong Kong, 2011, pl. 149.


柯玫瑰等,《Chinese Antiquities from the Wou Kiuan Collection. Wou Lien-Pai Museum》,香港,2011年,圖版149

Rose Kerr et al., Chinese Antiquities from the Wou Kiuan Collection. Wou Lien-Pai Museum, Hong Kong, 2011, pl. 149.

This extremely rare pair of doucai bowls is based on Chenghua period prototypes, such as a cup illustrated in the exhibition catalogue A Legacy of Chenghua, The Tsui Museum of Art, Hong Kong, 1993, cat. no. C95. Compare also a Yongzheng mark and period vase of a similar design and inspiration included in the exhibition Art of the Ming and Qing Dynasties, Osaka Municipal Museum, Osaka, 1980, cat. no. 163; later sold at Christie's Hong Kong, 30th May 2010, lot 1882.