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Two Polychrome Porcelain Bowls

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
391
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2762B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Two Polychrome Porcelain Bowls, China, 19th/20th century, a famille jaune bowl, the steep walls rising to a flared rim, decorated with four roundels each depicting peonies, scholar's rocks, and lingzhi sprigs, surrounded by scrolling florals on a yellow ground, six-character Daoguang mark on base, dia. 8, and a wucai bowl, the gently rounded sides decorated with "The Three Friends of Winter": bamboo, pine, and plum blossom, with "rice grain" indentations, the interior depicting a pair of ripe fruit, six-character Qianlong mark on base, dia. 5 5/8 in.

Provenance: From the Estate of Peter L. Rosenberg.
Estimate $600-800

Minor enamel loss to largest bowl, two 1 in. hairlines to medium sized bowl, minor chips of foot rim of smaller bowl.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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