A blue and white bowl, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period (1723-1735)

Lot 320. A blue and white bowl, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period (1723-1735). 21.7 cm, 8 1/2  in. Estimate 50,000 - 70,000 HKD. Lot sold  200,000 HKD (21,496 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's.

the exterior decorated with a meandering leafy scroll bearing pairs of floral blooms including chrysanthemum, peony and camellia, all between a classic scroll at the rim and a ruyi band above the foot, the interior painted with a central medallion enclosing a lotus spray below a stylised chevron band at the rim.

ProvenanceCollection of T.Y. Chao (1912-1999), and thence by descent in the family.

Sotheby's. Chinese Art including Selected Works of Art from the T.Y. Chao Family Collection Hong Kong, 30 Nov 2017, 02:00 PM