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'FAMILLE-ROSE' YELLOW-GROUND MEDALLION BOWL

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PERIOD: Art Nouveau

A 'FAMILLE-ROSE' YELLOW-GROUND MEDALLION BOWL DAOGUANG MARK the rounded sides rising to an everted lip, decorated on the exterior with four medallions depicting Cowherd and Weaver Girl, reserved on a yellow sgraffiato ground of dense scrollwork and painted with ruyi-head flames, picked out in pink, yellow, blue and green enamels, the interior central medallion in underglaze-blue depicting Cowherd and Weaver Girl united in heaven by the magpie-bridge, surrounded on the sides with further flames and magpies, apocryphal six-character Daoguang seal mark 15cm

PRIX: $22000

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