AN IRON-RED AND GILT 'IMMORTALS' ANHUA DISH QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
10,000 - 15,000 USD
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finely painted, the interior enclosing a central medallion depicting Shoulao seated under the stars reading a scroll in a rocky celestial landscape accompanied by a deer and an attendant, the cavetto deftly incised with two scaly dragons pursuing 'Flaming Pearls', the exterior with the Eight Immortals amid the cresting waves of a turbulent sea, each poised atop an array of fanciful conveyances, the attributes and other details picked out in famille-verte enamels and gilt, coll. no. 480.