• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 7762

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 217

    A YELLOW-GLAZED INCISED 'DRAGON' DISH

    YONGZHENG UNDERGLAZE BLUE SIX-CHARACTER MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-35)

    Price Realised  

    A YELLOW-GLAZED INCISED 'DRAGON' DISH
    YONGZHENG UNDERGLAZE BLUE SIX-CHARACTER MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-35)
    The interior finely incised with two writhing dragons in pursuit of the flaming pearl amidst stylised clouds, the deep well incised with floral sprigs, the exterior with four further dragons in pursuit of flaming pearls, covered overall with a light yellow glaze
    12½ in. (32 cm.) diam.


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