Lot 106, A fine doucai floral bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850); 6 in. (15.3 cm.) diam. Estimate HK$100,000 – HK$150,000 ($12,953 - $19,430). Price realised HKD 225,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016.
The bowl is finely enamelled to the exterior with six stylised upright flower sprays encompassed by a floral scroll, below a band of trefoils against a yellow ground at the rim. The interior is decorated with a further floral spray encircled by a band of florettes and petals within arching trefoils, box.
Provenance: Sold at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 20 May 1986, lot 112
Christie's. THE PAVILION SALE - CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 5 April 2016, Hong Kong