Asian Art Auction

June 18, 2010

LOT 191
A Fine Blue and White Turtle Bowl, Qianlong Mark, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century
  • A Fine Blue and White Turtle Bowl, Qianlong Mark, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century
  • A Fine Blue and White Turtle Bowl, Qianlong Mark, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century

191

A Fine Blue and White Turtle Bowl, Qianlong Mark, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century

Finely potted with hidden footring and a rim that rolls into the interior, the cavetto decorated with a large five-clawed dragon and flaming pearl, the rim with a band of bats and scrolling clouds
diameter 9.8" — 25 cm.
six-character Qianlong mark to base

Estimate $1,500-$2,000

Realised: $1,440
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

A Toronto Private Collection of Chinese Export and Monochrome Porcelain. All purchased in Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa, the Bahamas, Cuba, and England during the 1960’s
Palacio Hotel, Cuba

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Ceramics: Blue and White
Period: Ming, Qing
Wares: Bowl