Two Very Fine Blue and White Porcelain Dishes/Character-19th C.:
Korea, Choson period, 19th Century,
1): This dish is applied with an even pure white glaze, set on a high foot the shallow
bowl with a gHappiness, h within a double ring in underglaze blue with fine
crackled white and a shiny transparent glaze.
It is in fine condition with no any damage. Measures 6 5/8h d. x 1 1/2h h.
*** A very similar blue and white dish with a character g longevityh sold
at Christiefs, New York, Korean Works of Art, Oct. 24, 1991, pl #908
2):This blue and white dish incised with a gcharacter Üh on the base is a very rare
and is for the imperial palace use. A pure white glaze applied overall the body
with a gHappiness, h within a double ring in underglaze blue.
It is in fine condition except a gTh shape glaze crack on the foot base (see photos).
It measures 6 5/8h d. x 1 7/8h h.