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Ceramic bowl

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Large bowl of porcelain. Made in China. Reign of Kangxi.

Measurements:
h: 7 in; diam: 14 5/8 in

Provenance:
Marcus D. Ezekiel collection; his sale, Sotheby’s, 21 May 1946, lot 113, purchased by Frank Partridge & Sons for Sir William Burrell, £62; by whom gifted to the Corporation of the City of Glasgow, 1946.

Printed sources
Sotheby & Co., 21 May 1946, Catalogue of a portion of the collection of early Chinese pottery and porcelain formed by the late Marcus D. Ezekiel Esq., of Hove. Sold by order of Mrs Marcus Ezekiel, lot 113.

Manuscript sources
Frank Partridge & Sons Ltd., Sale Book 14/76, stock no.35257.
Sir William Burrell, Purchase Book 1946, p.31: ‘A large bowl of deep shape covered with a rich Imperial yellow glaze both within and without, the rim slightly everted. 14 1/2". Kanghsi’.

Additional Images:

Collection and stock labels
Collection and stock labels

What:
38_684, bowls, ceramics, porcelain

Who:
Auction house, Sotheby & Co.
Dealer, Frank Partridge & Sons Ltd
Collector, Marcus D. Ezekiel

Dates:
Sold at Sotheby's 1946.

Periods:
IMPERIAL CHINA
Qing, 1644-1911
Kangxi, 1662-1722

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