Lot 105. An underglaze blue and copper red 'Immortals' dish, Yongzheng six character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735); 6 in. (15.3 cm.) diam. Estimate HK$50,000 – HK$80,000 ($6,477 - $10,362). Price realised HKD 118,750. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016.
The dish is finely painted to the exterior in underglaze blue with the Eight Daoist Immortals, all reserved on a ground of breaking waves picked out in copper-red. The interior central medallion is decorated with Shoulao and a deer on a similar wave ground below underglaze blue scrolling clouds, box.
Christie's. THE PAVILION SALE - CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 5 April 2016, Hong Kong