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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 663

    A BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' DISH

    GUANGXU SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1875-1908)

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    A BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' DISH
    GUANGXU SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1875-1908)
    The footed dish is decorated with a pair of five-clawed dragons leaping amidst fire scrolls in pursuit of a flaming pearl, a similar frieze to the exterior.
    13 3/8 in. (34 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Property from the collection of the late Hans J. Christensen (1922-1985).