A ROMANCE AMONG BLOOMING ROSESⅢ The Meiyintang and Ten-Views Lingbi Rock Retreat Collection of Three Dynasties Imperial Ceramics

5474 | Yongle Period,Ming Dynasty a rare blue and white ‘floral’ petal-shaped plate

a rare blue and white ‘floral’ petal-shaped plate

Author: --

Size: D34cm

Signed and dated: Yongle Period,Ming Dynasty

Estimate: No Reserve

Final Price: RMB 5,200,000

Illustrated
M.Medley,lllustrated Catalogue of Porcelains Decorated in Underglaze-Blue and Copper Red in the Percival David Foundation of Chinese Art,section 3.1963,pl,Vlll,no.601
S.T.Yeo and J.Martin,Chinese Blue and White Ceramics,1978,fig23

Provenance
Percival David Foundation of Chinese Art,London (PDF A601)
Sotheby’s London,15 October 1968,Lot95
Mr and Mrs Thomas Cole,New York
Sotheby’s Hong Kong,20 May 1981,Lot704
A Japanese private collection
Christie’s Hong Kong,30 May 2005,Lot1449