• Important Chinese Ceramics and auction at Christies

    Sale 2731

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    1 December 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1922

    A PAIR OF AUBERGINE AND GREEN-ENAMELLED YELLOW-GROUND 'DRAGON' DISHES

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF AUBERGINE AND GREEN-ENAMELLED YELLOW-GROUND 'DRAGON' DISHES
    QIANLONG SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARKS IN AUBERGINE ENAMEL AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)

    The interior of each dish incised and enamelled in aubergine and green with two five-clawed dragons contesting a 'flaming pearl' amidst flames, the reverse with four cranes in flight, divided by ruyi-clouds
    5 1/2 in. (14 cm.) diam., stand, box (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

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