Lot 540
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A PAIR OF WUCAI 'DRAGON AND PHOENIX' BOWLS JIAQING SEAL MARKS AND PERIOD |

Estimate
20,000 - 30,000 USD
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Description

  • porcelain
  • Diameter 5 7/8  in., 14.8 cm
each potted with deep rounded sides rising from a slightly tapered foot to a gently flared rim, painted to the exterior with two dragons striding in pursuit of 'flaming pearls', divided by phoenix in flight, reserved on a leafy floral ground, all below a band of 'Eight Buddhist Emblems' and ruyi at the rim, the interior with a dragon medallion, the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue (2)

Provenance

Collection of Vincenzo Lojacono (1885-1954), acquired in China between 1933 and 1937.

Catalogue Note

The present pair is from the same collection as the pair sold in these rooms, 13th September 2017, lot 31.
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