21 décembre 2018

A famille-verte biscuit bowl, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 204. A famille-verte biscuit bowl, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722); 14.8 cm, 5 13/16  in. Estimate £3,000 - £5,000. Sold: £6,250. © Sotheby's the rounded sides rising to an everted rim, painted to the exterior in bright green, yellow and aubergine, depicting two butterflies amongst camellia sprays, the body finely incised with a pair of dragons pursuing flaming pearls, the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue. Note: A similar example was included in the Min Chiu Society... [Lire la suite]