15 May 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 6,500
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A BLUE AND WHITE OGEE-FORMED DRAGON BOWL, QIANLONG MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
painted to the exterior with two dragons inflight amongst scrolling clouds, the interior well with a dragon amongst thunderbolts, underglaze blue Qianlong mark to base -- 6 11/16in. (17cm.) diam.
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A similar bowl sold in Christies King Street, 13th May 2008, lot 218.
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