5. M5349



Chinese famille verte biscuit porcelain, brinjal, conical bowl, wan, carved on the exterior with three flowering branches in green, yellow and clear glaze, all on a rich aubergine ground continuing on the interior, carved in the well with a leaf, the base with an underglaze blue square mark, zhi, within a double ring.

8 ⅜ inches, 21.2 cm diameter.

Kangxi, 1662-1722.

Provenance & Additional Information

  • From an important French private collection formed between 1924 and 194
  • Purchased from Michon, 156 Haussmann, Paris, 19th September 1941.
  • Two similar bowls with a yellow ground and another with a green ground are illustrated by John Ayers in The Chinese Porcelain Collection of Marie Vergottis, 103 & 105, pp. 103/105.


Excellent condition, worn on interior, exterior scratches.