A very fine blue-glazed bowl, Mark and period of Yongzheng. Photo Sotheby’s
finely potted with deep rounded sides rising to a slightly everted rim, the exterior applied overall with an unctuous blue glaze, the interior and base reserved in white, the base inscribed in underglaze blue with a six-character reign mark within a double-circle. 12 cm., 4 3/4 in. Estimation 250,000 — 350,000 HKD
PROVENANCE: Mayuyama & Co Ltd.
EXPOSITION: Hosokawa Morisada Collection ten II – Shinno jiki, Persia no touki [Morisada Hosokawa Collection exhibition II – Qing porcelains and Persian ceramics], Kumamoto Prefectural Museum of Art, Kumamoto, 1993, cat. no. 54.
LITTERATURE: Morisada Hosokawa, Mokumei goshiki: Shinchō jiki [Bewildering colours: Qing Dynasty porcelains], Tokyo, 1992, no. 33.
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