A blue and white hexagonal bowl, Kangxi mark and period. Photo Sotheby’s
thinly potted with steep sides flaring at the rim, each panel on the exterior painted with alternating landscape or figural scenes, beneath a narrow band of confronted dragons at the rim, the interior repeated with a landscape panel within double line borders, six-character mark in underglaze blue within double circles. Width 4 5/8 in., 11.7 cm. Estimation 5,000 — 7,000 USD
Provenance: Sotheby’s Hong Kong, 31st October 1995, lot 443.
PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE ASIAN AMERICAN COLLECTOR
SOTHEBY’S. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS & WORKS OF ART, NEW YORK | 16 SEPT. 2014, 10:30 AM