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    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 662

    A PAIR OF IRON RED-DECORATED DRAGON DISHES

    DAOGUANG SEAL MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)

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    A PAIR OF IRON RED-DECORATED DRAGON DISHES
    DAOGUANG SEAL MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850)
    With shallow sides rising to a slightly everted rim, painted on the exterior in iron red with two striding dragons chasing flaming pearls reserved on an incised wave ground, the interiors painted in iron red with five bats comprising the wufu in flight
    7 in. (17.8 cm.) diam. (2)


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