CATALOGUE NUMBERS 0420 & 0421
PAIR OF FAMILLE VERTE BOWLS
KANGXI PERIOD (1661-1722)
Diameter: 8 inches
Berwald Oriental Art, London, 2001
A pair of export famille verte bowls, very finely decorated on the exterior with four panels, which extend from the rim to the short straight foot, depicting interior scenes with figures. The interior rim is encircled by a broad band of flowering plants and butterflies on a ground of iron-red and green cell diaper and the bottom of each bowl has a small scene of a seated lohan.