A pair of blue and white ‘Eight Immortals’ bowls, seal marks and period of Daoguang. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby’s
each decorated in shades of blue around the exterior with the ‘Eight Immortals’, holding their respective attributes standing on a ruyi above a wavy sea, between double lines encircling the rim and foot, the interior with three immortals within a medallion including Shou Lao holding a peach, the base inscribed in underglaze blue with a six-character seal mark;10.9 cm., 4 1/4 in.
Sotheby’s, Chinese Art, Hong Kong | 24 Nov 2014, 02:30 PM