A clear ruby-red glass ‘Flower and Bird’ bowl and a pink glass ‘Magpies’ bowl, Qing dynasty, 19th century. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby’s
each with an everted rim, the first carved with four barbed panels enclosing a variety of birds and flowers including pine, prunus, orchid and camellia, the other with two magpies and a gnarled branch of prunus; 16.7 and 16.2 cm., 6 5/8 and 6 3/8 in.
Sotheby’s, Chinese Art, Hong Kong | 24 Nov 2014, 02:30 PM