Lot 42: YONGZENG YELLOW GROUND LOTUS CHARGER
November 11, 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
LARGE Fine Chinese Qing blue and white porcelain charger, with a shallow dish body rising round side to open wide rim. The central medallion well-painted in soft cobalt-blue tones with composite floral blooms to include peony, lotus, camellia, pomegranate and mallow, borne on slender interlaced vines within a shaped panel of double-lines conforming to the gently fluted cavetto. All reserved on lemon-yellow underglaze ground, while outer rim left white underglaze.
Mark on base, a seal mark, of six blue script -KaiShu- characters enclosed within double blue lines; YongZheng Reign Period of Great Qing.
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Dimensions: Dimension: 3"H x 15-7/8"Diam
Date: Ming Dynasty