9 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 250
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 1,000
A polychrome decorated circular lacquer tray
decorated with a writhing dragon pursuing the flaming pearl amidst cloud scrolls above crashing waves flanking an island, the shallow rounded sides with a foliate floral scroll, all reserved on a reddish ground, with floral sprays on the undersides, the base black lacquered, red 'tree' and six character Wanli marks -- 10in. (25.4cm.) diam, Japanese box.
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