A wucai 'butterfly and peony' dish, Jiajing mark and period

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Lot 57. A wucai 'butterfly and peony' dish, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566). Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 GBP (19,157 - 25,542 EUR). Photo Sotheby's

the rounded sides rising from a tapered foot to a slightly flaring rim, the interior painted with a roundel enclosing butterflies fluttering around peonies issuing from pierced rockwork, above two grasshoppers, the exterior similarly painted, with an underglaze blue six-character mark within a double circle; 19.8 cm, 7 3/4  in. 

Sotheby'sImportant Chinese Art, Londres, 11 mai 2016, 10:00 AM