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    Sale 7581

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    13 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 207

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

    AUBERGINE KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722)

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    A PAIR OF GREEN AND AUBERGINE-ENAMELLED YELLOW-GROUND 'DRAGON' SAUCER-DISHES
    AUBERGINE KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722)
    Each with shallow rounded sides rising from a tapering foot to a straight rim, incised and enamelled in aubergine and green to the centre of the interior with two five-clawed dragons around a flaming pearl, on the exterior with four equi-distant grapevine sprays, all on a rich yellow-glazed ground
    5¼ in. (13.2 cm.) diam. (2)


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