26 March 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 10,000
Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
A LONGUAN CELADON 'DRAGON' DISH
YUAN DYNASTY (1279-1368)
The center decorated in relief with a dragon leaping in pursuit of a flaming pearl, below foliate scroll carved and combed in the well, the exterior carved with a band of petals below the everted, dished rim, covered overall with a glaze of olive-green color
13¼ in. (33.6 cm.) diam., box
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Compare a slightly larger (35 cm. diam.) Yuan dynasty Longquan 'dragon' dish of this type sold in these rooms, 21 September 2004, lot 233.
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