Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 142
Blue and White Shallow Bowl, Wanli Mark and Period (1573-1619)
  • Blue and White Shallow Bowl, Wanli Mark and Period (1573-1619)
  • Blue and White Shallow Bowl, Wanli Mark and Period (1573-1619)
  • Blue and White Shallow Bowl, Wanli Mark and Period (1573-1619)

142

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

Estimate $3,000-$4,000

Realised: $5,760
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Box attested in the 1991 by Feng Xianming (1921-1993), the well-published ceramics curator of the Palace Museum, Beijing.

Provenance:

The Tse Collection, Gatineau, QC.
Private Chicago Collection, acquired in Toronto in 2007.

Exhibited:

Sotheby’s New York, 2006.

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Ceramics: Blue and White
Origin: Japan
Wares: Bowl