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A BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARDINIERE QIANLONG SEAL MARK AND PERIOD
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 43,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT
149
A BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARDINIERE QIANLONG SEAL MARK AND PERIOD
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 43,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARDINIERE QIANLONG SEAL MARK AND PERIOD
the steeply rounded sides rising to a gently lipped rim, painted around the body with a pair of five-clawed dragons striding among clouds above a band of foaming waves, the slightly concave base with an unglazed ring encircling a further recessed-central medallion, with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue
Diameter 8 1/4  in., 21 cm
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Provenance

English Private Collection.
Bonhams London, 7th November 2013, lot 56. 

Catalogue Note

See a jardinière of this type in the Nanjing Museum, illustrated in Xu Huping, ed., Treasures in the Royalty. The Official Kiln Porcelain of the Chinese Qing Dynasty, Shanghai, 2003, pl. 274; and another sold in these rooms, 23rd March 2011, lot 732.

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