Antique Chinese & Japanese PorcelainEuropean
Ceramics & Works of Art
Antique Chinese & Japanese PorcelainEuropean Ceramics & Works
Chinese blue and white teabowl and saucer, Kangxi (1662-1722), of moulded form with piecrust rims, the saucer decorated with a central roundel containing a boy playing with a ball within a hatch-pattern band, surrounded by scrolling lotus and peony, the cavetto with a lotus petal band and diamond-pattern design, the rim with four floral cartouches between striped bands; the reverse with moulded lappets, four precious objects (babao) and central mark; the teabowl with scrolling floral design and linzghi mark to base.
Diameter of saucer:11.5cm. (4 1/2in.); height of teabowl: 4cm. (1 1/2in.)
Old restoration to teabowl
Guest & Gray
58 Davies StreetLondonW1K 5LP