Lot 540. An incised 'Wintergreen'-glazed 'Floral' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795). Diameter 5 7/8 in., 15.1 cm. Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000. Lot Sold 7,500 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's.
the deep rounded sides rising from a short tapered foot to a slightly flared rim, finely incised to the exterior with formalized floral roundels borne on an undulating leafy foliate scroll, applied overall with a soft 'wintergreen' glaze draining to paler color at the rim, the base reserved white and inscribed with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue.
Provenance: Collection of Dr. Julius Morgenroth (1871-1924), acquired from a German dealer.
Collection of Gertrude Morgenroth (1884-1966).
Collection of Eva Lande (1909-2005).
American Private Collection.
Sotheby's New York, 17th March 2009, lot 141 (part lot).
Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 20 march 2019