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    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 604

    A LARGE BLUE AND WHITE DRAGON SAUCER DISH

    ZHI YUAN TANG ZHI FOUR-CHARACTER HALLMARK, YONGZHENG/QIANLONG PERIOD (1723-1795)

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    A LARGE BLUE AND WHITE DRAGON SAUCER DISH
    ZHI YUAN TANG ZHI FOUR-CHARACTER HALLMARK, YONGZHENG/QIANLONG PERIOD (1723-1795)
    With rounded sides rising to a slightly everted rim, the interior decorated with a five-clawed dragon leaping amidst clouds while two further dragons race amidst clouds on the exterior, the base with the hallmark, zhi yuan tang zhi (The Hall of Extended Remoteness), within double blue-line borders
    9 3/8 in. (24 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Collection of William Stratford Trevors.


    Pre-Lot Text

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