Lot 447.A pair of café-au-lait glazed barbed dishes, Seal marks and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 20.5 cm, 8 1/8 in. Estimate 100,000 — 150,000 HKD. Lot sold 375,000 HKD. © Sotheby's.
each rising from a splayed foot and flaring to a barbed rim divided into eight bracket foliation, the exterior embellished with a raised double bow-string band, covered overall save for the base with a café-au-lait glaze.
Provenance: Bluett & Sons, London, 18th April 1966.
Collection of James Haydock Esq, Blackburn.