Lot 3142
  • 3142

A FINE BLUE AND YELLOW 'DRAGON' DISH SEAL MARK AND PERIOD OF QIANLONG

Estimate
700,000 - 900,000 HKD
Sold
1,220,000 HKD
bidding is closed

Description

  • 25 cm., 9 7/8 in.
the rounded sides rising from a short foot to an everted rim, painted in underglaze blue on a reverse ground of blue to the interior with a medallion enclosing a ferocious five-clawed dragon in pursuit of the 'flaming pearl', amidst fire and cloud scrolls the dragon enamelled in a bright yellow enamel, the exterior with a band enclosing two similar dragons, the base glazed white with a six-character mark in underglaze blue

Provenance

Sotheby's Hong Kong, 4th November 1989, lot 284.

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