3659
3659
A RARE DOUCAI AND IRON-RED 'DRAGON' DISH
MARK AND PERIOD OF KANGXI
Estimate
250,000350,000
LOT SOLD. 325,000 HKD
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3659
A RARE DOUCAI AND IRON-RED 'DRAGON' DISH
MARK AND PERIOD OF KANGXI
Estimate
250,000350,000
LOT SOLD. 325,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

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A RARE DOUCAI AND IRON-RED 'DRAGON' DISH
MARK AND PERIOD OF KANGXI
the curved shallow sides rising from a tapered foot, powerfully painted to the interior with a ferocious five-clawed dragon in iron red, its muscular limbs stretched to reach for a flaming pearl, the fierce creature leaping from tumultuous swirling waves crashing on rocks enamelled in various shades of green, the scaly sinuous body partially obscured by stylised scrolling clouds, the exterior similarly decorated with two iron-red dragons leaping from scrolling clouds, inscribed to the base with a six-character reign mark within a double circle
21.3 cm, 8 3/8  in.
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