Lot 290. A pair of clair-de-lune-glazed stem bowls, Yongzheng six-character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1723-1735); 7 ? in. (18 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 30,000 - GBP 50,000. Price realised GBP 56,250. © Christie's Image Ltd 2014.
Each bowl has deep rounded sides rising from a tall, ribbed spreading stemmed foot, covered on the exterior with an even light blue glaze stopping neatly around the foot.
Provenance: Formerly in a private Hong Kong collection, amassed in the early 20th century.
Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, London, 13 May 2014