A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and period | 清乾隆 五彩龍鳳呈祥紋盌 《大清乾隆年製》款
A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl
Qianlong seal mark and period
the deep rounded sides supported on a narrow foot and rising to an everted rim, the exterior vibrantly enameled with two dragons each chasing a 'Flaming Pearl', divided by phoenix amidst leafy floral sprays, the rim with a band of precious objects, the interior with a roundel enclosing an iron-red dragon surrounded by green flame wisps, the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue, wood stand (2)
Diameter 5 ¾ in., 14.8 cm
The rim with one hairline to the glaze inside, measuring 1.8cm. Wear and light scratches to the surface, especially to the interior. Overall with a few minor firing imperfections.
Please note that this lot includes a stand, frame or other component made from a type of Chinese hardwood, which, if exported, will require a CITES permit to leave the United States.
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Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, 20th February 1975, lot 281.
Collection of Dr. Allen O. Battle, Ph.D (1927-2020).
蘇富比 Parke Bernet，紐約，1975年2月20日，編號281
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