Lot 87. A Chinese imperial medallion bowl, Daoguang mark and period (1821-1850). Estimate 6,000 - $8,000. Price Realized incl. BP:$42,160. Photo Mosgreen.
finely painted with four landscape scenes, reserved against a puce sgraffito ruby-ground, a stylized floral medallion in the centre. 15.7cm diameter; 6.1cm high.
Provenance: Collection of Dr. Henry Cyril Adams
Note: For a bowl with similar design also from Daoguang period see the Palace Museum, Beijing, see The Complete Collection of Treasures of the Palace Museum: Porcelains with Cloisonne Enamel Decoration and Famille Rose Decoration, Hong Kong, 1999, p.244, no.216. Another similar bowl can be found in Victoria and Albert Museum (museum number: CIRC.494-1928).
Mosgreen. The Autumn Auction Series, 16/06/2015