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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 650

    A GROUP OF FIVE BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' DISHES

    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)

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    Estimate

    A GROUP OF FIVE BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' DISHES
    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
    Each dish is decorated to the interior with a central roundel enclosing two dragons, one emerging from clouds above and the other from waves below, all below a band of flowers to the rim. The exteriors are decorated with a band of dragons emerging from waves. Each base is painted with an apocryphal Chenghua mark.
    8 1/8 in. (20.7 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

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