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PROPERTY FROM A NORTH CAROLINA ESTATE

A GREEN AND BLACK ENAMELED 'DRAGON' DISH
KANGXI MARK AND PERIOD
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 20,000 USD
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504

PROPERTY FROM A NORTH CAROLINA ESTATE

A GREEN AND BLACK ENAMELED 'DRAGON' DISH
KANGXI MARK AND PERIOD
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 20,000 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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A GREEN AND BLACK ENAMELED 'DRAGON' DISH
KANGXI MARK AND PERIOD
the interior vividly decorated in green enamel with a five-clawed scaly dragon leaping in pursuit of a 'flaming pearl' surrounded by flame motifs and clouds, the scene repeated around the exterior as a frieze with two striding dragons, all between single underglaze-blue line borders, the base with a six-character mark within a double-circle in underglaze blue
Diameter 8 7/8  in., 22.5 cm
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Provenance

Sotheby's New York, 4th June 1985, lot 177.

Catalogue Note

Kangxi period dishes of this type with a green and black enameled dragon chasing a 'flaming pearl' amid clouds and flames within a single underglaze-blue circle have been sold at in our Hong Kong rooms, 11th April 2008, lot 3018; at Christie's Hong Kong, 3rd November 1996, lot 591; in our Hong Kong rooms, 16th May 1989, lot 332; and at Christie's London, 8th June 1987, lot 65.

Important Chinese Art

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