A CHINESE AUBERGINE-GLAZED DEEP BOWL.
Kangxi mark and of the period.
With steeply rounded deep sides rising from a short foot, all under a deep purple-blue glaze, six character Kangxi mark to base, 6cm H, 13cm diameter. (2)
Provenance: London private collection prior to 1960.
For a similar bowls see J.Ayers, Chinese Ceramics in the Baur Collecton, vol.II, Geneva, 1999, cat no195 (A474), and another in The Splendour of the Qing Dynasty, Hong Kong Museum of Art, 1992, p 355, no 222.