Lot 4001. A fine doucai 'floral' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark and of the period (1821-1850); 5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 120,000 - HKD 180,000. Price Realized HKD 437,500. © Christie's Images Ltd. 2011
Finely enamelled to the exterior with six stylised upright flower-sprays encompassed by a flower scroll, below a band of interlocking trefoils on a yellow-ground at the rim, the interior with a flower-spray encircled by a band of florettes and petals within arching trefoils and almond medallions.