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    Sale 7581

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    13 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 20

    A PAIR OF CARVED CINNABAR LACQUER DISHES

    INCISED QIANLONG SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARKS WITHIN SQUARES AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-95)

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    A PAIR OF CARVED CINNABAR LACQUER DISHES
    INCISED QIANLONG SIX-CHARACTER SEALMARKS WITHIN SQUARES AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-95)
    Each of circular shape with an upright flaring rim, supported on six short bracket feet, the interiors carved with two five-clawed dragons chasing a flaming pearl on a background of crashing waves, the steep sides with shaped floral cartouches on geometric grounds, the exterior sides with a band of lotus blooms and foliage on similar grounds, the underside black lacquered
    14¾ in. (37.4 cm. ) diam. (2)


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