A rare blue and white ogee-form bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-735)

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Lot 1393. A rare blue and white ogee-form bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735). Diameter 7 in., 17.8 cm. Estimate $5,000 - $7,000. Sold: $25,000© Sotheby's

the exterior painted blue with a band of S-scrolls with ruyi-head terminals, above a feathery hibiscus scroll, the center of the interior bearing a hibiscus spray enclosed in a double circle, the base with a six-character mark within a double circle.

Provenance: Sotheby Parke Bernet, 18th June 1983, lot 427.

Exhibited: Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art: Selections from the Vanderbilt Museum and Other Private Collections, Vanderbilt Museum, Centerport, New York, 1983, cat. no. 36.

Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017