Lot 70. A pair of blue and white 'Eight Daoist immortals' bowls, Daoguang six-character seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850); 4 3/8 in. (11 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 100,000 - HKD 150,000 (USD 12,947 - USD 19,420). Price realised HKD 212,500. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016.
Each is painted with Eight Daoist Immortals on the exterior and a roundel enclosing the Three Star Gods on the centre of interior.
Provenance: Georg Weishaupt Collection, Berlin
Acquired by the present family in 2001
Property from a German family collection.
Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 4 October 2016, Hong Kong