A FINE YELLOW-GROUND GREEN-ENAMELED 'DRAGON' BOWL KANGXI MARK AND PERIOD
6,000 - 8,000 USD
bidding is closed
- Diameter 4 1/8 in., 10.4cm
delicately potted with deep rounded sides rising to a flared rim, the exterior incised with two striding five-clawed dragons in pursuit of 'flaming pearls', all above a border of ruyi-heads circling the foot, the rim bordered with a classic scroll band, the interior centered with a medallion enclosing a shou character, the designs all picked out in green against a bright yellow ground, the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle
Sotheby's London, 21st June 2002, lot 219.