Lot 28. A blue and white saucer, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735); 16 cm, 6 3/8 in. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 GBP (3,502 - 5,837 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's.
painted to the interior in rich cobalt-blue tones with a medallion enclosing a maiden and a young boy watching a fish leap from a pond, the exterior with three fish leaping from a band of foaming waves, the base inscribed with a six-character mark in underglaze blue.
Provenance: Antoine Lebel, Brussels (according to label).