A doucai ‘Scholar and Crane’ dish, Yongzheng mark and period. Photo Sotheby’s
with thin, gently rounded sides rising from a short foot, the interior painted with a scholar and his attendant walking in a rocky landscape, together with a crane, and two bats flying above, the exterior with detached groups of lingzhi and bamboo, six-character mark within double circles in underglaze blue. Diameter 6 1/4 in., 15.7 cm. Estimation 10,000 — 15,000 USD.
PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE CHICAGO COLLECTOR
SOTHEBY’S. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS & WORKS OF ART, NEW YORK | 16 SEPT. 2014, 10:30 AM