Lot 4002. A fine doucai 'floral' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark and of the period (1821-1850); 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 120,000 - HKD 180,000. Price Realized HKD 350,000. © Christie's Images Ltd. 2011
Enamelled on the exterior of the deep rounded sides with six stylised lotus blooms surrounded by scrolling leafy tendrils, all between double-lines encircling the rim and overlapping ruyi lappets at the base, the interior glazed white.
Provenance: One of a pair previously sold at Christie's London, 8 December 1986, lot 440