Lot 845: Four Chinese blue and white small bowls, Kangxi / Yongzheng period,
November 30, 2016
Lewes, United KingdomLive Auction
Four Chinese blue and white small bowls, Kangxi / Yongzheng period, the first finely painted with a scene from the Romance of the Western Chamber, Ruoshen Zhen Cang four character mark, 5.5cm, the second with a band of chilong, 8.7cm, the third a fisherman on rocks, 5cm and the last lotus, Kangxi mark, 5cm (4)
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The four-character mark, ruoshen zhen cang (cherished and collected by ruo-shen), was a popular studio mark during the Kangxi and Yongzheng periods.