Lot 194. A pair of coral-red-enamelled 'chrysanthemum' dishes, Yongzheng marks and period, possibly later enamelled; Diameters 16.2 and 16 cm, 6⅜ and 6¼ in. Estimate: 15,000 - 25,000 GBP. Lot sold 50,400 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's.
each moulded in the form of an open chrysanthemum flower, the petals curving upwards to a lobed rim, applied overall with a bright coral-red glaze, the base inscribed with a six-character reign mark within a double-circle in underglaze blue.
Provenance: Eileen Kershaw, Hong Kong, February 1989.
Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 4 November 2020