Sold for £1,200
Condition is generally good. Some light surface wear, in keeping with age and use, including to gilted and painted areas. Some imperfections in the glaze, as per original manufacturing: two blisters to the rim. Wooden stand is in generally good condition, with light surface wear to the lacquer in keeping with age and use. Images available.
LATE 19TH CENTURY CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE BOWL,
the interior richly decorated in underglaze blue and enamels with fruits, foliage, birds and insects, on a celadon ground, the everted rim bordered in underglaze blue and gilt diapering, the exterior enamelled with three foliate sprigs, 41.7cm diameter, on a lacquered hardwood stand
Provenance: The William Mowat-Thomson Collection
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