A massive Cantonese bowl. Painted to the well with a circular panel of court figures, within a continuous garden and pavilion landscape filled with elegant figures beneath a border of bats, birds and flowers, the exterior with visiting dignitaries, court figures and attendants in rectangular panels against a ground of exotic birds and butterflies amongst peony and fruiting branches.
58.5cms diameter x 20cms high. One 2mm frit to top rim.
Price: £30 000.