Lot 8
  • 8

A PAIR OF GREEN-ENAMELLED ‘DRAGON’ DISHES DAOGUANG SEAL MARKS AND PERIOD

Estimate
8,000 - 12,000 GBP
Sold
21,250 GBP
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Description

  • ceramics
  • 18.2 cm, 7 1/8  in.
the rounded sides of each rising from a short foot to an everted rim, painted to the interior in green and black enamel with a five-clawed dragon writhing amongst flames in pursuit of a 'flaming pearl', the exterior similarly decorated with a pair of scaly dragons, the base inscribed with an underglaze blue seal mark

Provenance

Christie’s London, 4th November 1996, lot 797.
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