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    Sale 5336

    Chinese Art

    7 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 257

    A BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' BOWL, KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    A BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' BOWL, KANGXI (1662-1722)
    thinly potted with slightly flaring rim, painted in a soft blue with four dragons in mutual pursuit amongst lotus sprays above a band of ruyi-heads on the exterior, the interior with a band of similar dragons at the rim around a central roundel with a cruciform motif and ribbons, Chenghua six-character mark to base -- 8 5/8 in. (22 cm.) diam.


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