A blue and white dish. Yongzheng Mark And Period. Photo Sotheby's

with shallow rounded sides, the interior painted with a scene of Shoulao beneath a pine tree and beside a deer with a bat in flight above, the exterior painted with bamboo and lingzhi, six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle. Diameter 6 in., 15.2 cm. Estimation: 10,000 - 15,000 USD - Lot. Vendu 22,500 USD

Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, New York | 11 sept. 2012 www.sothebys.com