A pair of turquoise-glazed zhadou, Republican period

Lot 330. A pair of turquoise-glazed zhadou, Republican period; 21.6 cm, 8 1/2  in. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 HKD. Lot sold 275,000 HKD (29,557 EUR). Photo Sotheby's.

each with a hexalobed body rising from a stepped circular foot to a wide flaring rim, covered overall in a turquoise glaze, the base incised with an apocryphal Yongzheng seal mark.

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