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Stock number:

AT34

 

Period:

18th century

 

Type:

Chinese Export

 

Size:

Diameter: 28 cm; 11?

 

Price:

sold

 

Availability:

Sold

 

Object Details

 

Item name:

A FINE CHINESE BLUE & WHITE BOWL

 

 A  FINE CHINESE  BLUE & WHITE BOWL

 

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Description:

of rare form, the base moulded with twenty four raised sculpted petal-shaped panels of formal chrysanthemum stems, each stem painted in pencilled-style with a continuous spray of blossoms above each petal a stylised ruyi head, the rim with a scattering of flowerheads on a honeycomb ground with four cartouches two with a roundel and two with flower sprays below which hang six lavish bouquets with a profusion of flowers in full bloom, inside the centre painted with further exquisitely delineated peony and asters, the inner rim with four cartouches two with a roundel, two with a naturalistic flower spray, the cartouches reserved on a stylized flower head ground enriched with a scattering of chrysanthemum heads, the rim brown washed, the base glazed.
Period: Kangxi /Yongzheng 1720 - 1730

 

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