Lot 869. A molded 'soft paste' lobed octagonal dish, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 6 ¾ in. (17.1 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 7,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020.
The interior molded with two phoenixes amidst camelias and peonies, below the shallow, petal-molded sides, an illegible four-character seal mark incised on the base.
Provenance: The James and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection, Chicago, acquired prior to 1990.
Christie's. Sacred and Imperial: The James and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection Part II, New York, 24 September 2020