Lot 238
  • 238

A SMALL BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' BOWL WANLI MARK AND PERIOD

Estimate
10,000 - 15,000 USD
Sold
35,000 USD
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Description

  • Porcelain
  • diameter 3 7/8 in., 9.8 cm
the shallow body painted on the exterior with four floral medallions divided by cloud-scrolls, the interior painted with a central dragon medallion below a frieze of lanca characters at the everted rim, the base inscribed with a six-character reign mark

Provenance

Sotheby's Hong Kong, 26th November 1976, lot 58.
Christie's London, 11th June 1990, lot 16.

Exhibited

'Blue and White Exhibition', Oriental Ceramic Society of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 1975, no. 47.
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