Blue and White Shallow Bowl, Wanli Mark and Period (1573-1619)
Probably for the Japanese market, the interior with lotus blooms and lingzhi fungus, the exterior with scrolling vine and peonies.
diameter 5" — 12.8 cm.
six-character Wanli mark
Box attested in the 1991 by Feng Xianming (1921-1993), the well-published ceramics curator of the Palace Museum, Beijing.
The Tse Collection, Gatineau, QC.
Private Chicago Collection, acquired in Toronto in 2007.
Sotheby’s New York, 2006.
Department: Asian Art
Ceramics: Blue and White