A famille rose punchbowl, circa 1780. Estimate 5,000 – $7,000 USD.Photo Christie’s Image Ltd 2015.
Decorated with lakeside garden scenes showing Chinese families at various pursuits, the sides with bird and flower vignettes, edged in elaborate cobalt blue borders, a wide blue cell diaper inside above a central flower cluster; 13 in. (33 cm.) diameter
Property from the Krikorian family estate
Christie’s. MANDARIN & MENAGERIE: THE SOWELL COLLECTION AND CHINESE EXPORT ART FROM VARIOUS OWNERS, 26 January 2015, New York, Rockefeller Plaza.