23 mars 2019

An incised 'Wintergreen'-glazed 'Floral' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 540. An incised 'Wintergreen'-glazed 'Floral' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795). Diameter 5 7/8  in., 15.1 cm. Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000. Lot Sold 7,500 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the deep rounded sides rising from a short tapered foot to a slightly flared rim, finely incised to the exterior with formalized floral roundels borne on an undulating leafy foliate scroll, applied overall with a soft 'wintergreen' glaze draining to paler color at the rim,... [Lire la suite]