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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BENNO SCHMIDT, JR.

A BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON AND PHOENIX' BOWL
QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 2,125 USD
JUMP TO LOT
1020

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BENNO SCHMIDT, JR.

A BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON AND PHOENIX' BOWL
QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 2,125 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON AND PHOENIX' BOWL
QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
with steep conical sides flaring at the rim, freely painted with a writhing dragon and phoenix pursuing 'flaming pearls' to the exterior and upper half of the interior wall, centered by a roundel depicting a peak rising above turbulent waves under a moon in mist, the base inscribed with an apocryphal six-character Chenghua mark
Diameter 8 3/4  in., 22.2 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Hoover (1874-1964), and thence by descent.
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Allan Hoover (1907-1993).
Chait Galleries, New York.
Collection of Benno Schmidt, Sr., and thence by descent.

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