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PROPERTY OF A LADY

A WUCAI 'DRAGON-FISH' DISH AND A GILT BLUE-GROUND DISH
17TH / 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 1,250 USD
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1119

PROPERTY OF A LADY

A WUCAI 'DRAGON-FISH' DISH AND A GILT BLUE-GROUND DISH
17TH / 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 1,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A WUCAI 'DRAGON-FISH' DISH AND A GILT BLUE-GROUND DISH
17TH / 18TH CENTURY
the wucai dish with shallow rounded sides, the interior painted with a dragon-fish leaping from flower-strewn waves to grasp a 'flaming pearl,' surrounded by polychrome flame scrolls, clouds, and three of the babao; the blue-ground dish interior gilt-decorated with a central bouquet of flowers surrounded by scattered floral sprigs, a bead-and-flower band at the rim (2)
Diameter of larger 11 in., 27.9 cm
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Provenance

Purchased in Hong Kong, 1960s - 1970s.

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