A pair of blue and white saucer dishes, Kangxi marks and period

A pair of blue and white saucer dishes, Kangxi marks and period (mark)

Lot 152. A pair of  blue and white saucer dishes, Kangxi marks and period (1662-1722);12.8cm, 5inEstimate 15,000 — 20,000 GBP (20,348 - 27,130 EUR). Lot sold 27,500 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's.

each with curved sides rising from a short foot to a straight rim, the interior painted with a central framed ji(blessing) character, with further ji characters alternating with radiating ruyi and peach, the exterior with leafy peach and ruyi scrolls, the base with mark in underglaze-blue. Quantité: 2.

ProvenanceChristie's Hong Kong, 9th October 1990, lot 548

Sotheby'sImportant Chinese Art, London, 13 may 2015, 11:00 AM