7 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 812
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 800
A LIME GREEN-GLAZED DRAGON BOWL, GUANGXU MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1875-1908)
incised on the exterior with two five-clawed dragons pursuing flaming pearls over waves amongst fire and cloud scrolls, under a pale green glaze, the interior white, underglaze blue six-character mark to base; and a small waterpot with incurving rim, under an ochre glaze densely streaked in red, iron-red Qianlong four-character mark to base -- the first 5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) diam. (2)
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