A 'famille-rose' 'Landscape' bowl and cover, Jiaqing mark and period (1796-1820)


Lot 403. A 'famille-rose' 'Landscape' bowl and cover, Jiaqing mark and period (1796-1820); diameter 6 3/4 in., 17.2 cm. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 USD. Lot sold 21,250 USD. Photo Sotheby's 2010

the tall flared sides painted with a lush landscape of walled compounds on islands amidst water linked by bridges, the water scattered with boats and fishermen, the domed cover similar decorated with the same scene, the indented knop and base each painted with a turquoise ground and a six character sealmark in iron-red (2).

ProvenanceChristie's New York, 22nd March 1990, lot 342

Sotheby'sFine Ceramics and works of Art. 15 Sept 2010. New York