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LARGE 'FAMILLE-ROSE' 'BAJIXIANG' DISH

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PERIOD: Art Nouveau

A LARGE 'FAMILLE-ROSE' 'BAJIXIANG' DISH GUANGXU MARK AND PERIOD measurements note diameter 13 3/8 in., 34 cm DESCRIPTION of shallow circular saucer-form, decorated with a wide band depicting the bajixiang ('Eight Buddhist Emblems') among floral sprays and scrolling scarves, centered by a floral medallion encircled by floral scrollwork in lime-green, ruyi-head border to rim, three floral scrolls to the underside of the cavetto, underside with six-character mark in iron-red; together with a similar large dish, underside with six-character Xuantong mark in iron-red and of the period (2)

PRIX: $25000

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