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A 'clair-de-lune'-glazed saucer dish, Mark and period of Yongzheng | 清雍正 天藍釉小盤 《大清雍正年製》款

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September 21, 06:54 PM GMT


20,000 - 30,000 USD

Lot Details


A 'clair-de-lune'-glazed saucer dish

Mark and period of Yongzheng

清雍正 天藍釉小盤 《大清雍正年製》款

the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double square

Diameter 5¼ in., 13.3 cm

Collection of R.B. Caldwell, Dallas, Texas. 

Christie's New York, 22nd March 1999, lot 322. 

R.B. Caldwell 收藏,達拉斯,德州


Compare a pair of similar dishes from the Zhuyuetang Collection, included in the exhibition Shimmering Colours. Monochromes of the Yuan to Qing Periods: The Zhuyuetang Collection, Art Museum, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2005, cat. no. 72. Another pair, originally sold in our Hong Kong rooms, 17th November 1975, lot 130 and included in the exhibition Imperial Chinese Porcelain, Ceramics and Works of Art, Marchant, London, 2013, cat. no 27, was subsequently sold separately, the first at Christie's New York, 14th September 2017, lot 732 and the second in our Hong Kong rooms, 29th April 2022, lot 3501.