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PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION

AN UNDERGLAZE-BLUE AND COPPER-RED 'DRAGON' BOTTLE VASE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 25,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
659

PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION

AN UNDERGLAZE-BLUE AND COPPER-RED 'DRAGON' BOTTLE VASE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 25,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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New York

AN UNDERGLAZE-BLUE AND COPPER-RED 'DRAGON' BOTTLE VASE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
the swelling pear-shaped body supported on a straight foot and rising to a slender cylindrical neck, painted with a powerful scaly copper-red dragon pursuing a large 'flaming pearl' amidst an inky haze of underglaze-blue clouds and mist, the face and claws finely detailed, the recessed base glazed white
Height 9 1/2  in., 24 cm
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Provenance

Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York.

Catalogue Note

Compare a similar but slightly larger vase offered in these rooms, 20th March 1976, lot 206. See also a baluster-form example, painted in a similar manner, sold in our London rooms, 13th July 2005, lot 586.

Important Chinese Art

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New York