1957
1957
A DOUCAI 'DRAGON' WATERPOT

MARK AND PERIOD OF YONGZHENG

Estimate
300,000400,000
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1957
A DOUCAI 'DRAGON' WATERPOT

MARK AND PERIOD OF YONGZHENG

Estimate
300,000400,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A DOUCAI 'DRAGON' WATERPOT

MARK AND PERIOD OF YONGZHENG

the compressed globular body finely painted with a pair of sinuous green dragons flying amidst multi-colour scrolling clouds, all between a key-fret border and turbulent green waves, the recessed base inscribed in underglaze-blue with a six-character reign mark


Quantity: 1
8.3 cm., 3 1/4 in.
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Catalogue Note

A closely related brushwasher was sold at Christie's London, 4th November 2008, lot 219; and another with a cover is published in John Ayers, The Baur Collection, Geneva. Chinese Ceramics, vol. 4, Painted and Polychrome Porcelains of the Ch'ing Dynasty, Geneva, 1974, pl. A52.

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