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    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 607

    AN IRON-RED-DECORATED BLUE AND WHITE SAUCER DISH

    QIANLONG SEAL MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)

    Price Realised  

    AN IRON-RED-DECORATED BLUE AND WHITE SAUCER DISH
    QIANLONG SEAL MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1736-1795)
    Decorated on the interior with a single dragon and on the exterior with nine dragons, all executed in penciled underglaze blue and highlighted in iron-red against a background of froth-capped waves, the dragon frieze on the exterior below a narrow band of conjoined cash
    6 7/8 in. (17.4 cm.) diam.


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    A pair of dishes in the same pattern, also with Qianlong marks, was sold in these rooms, 20 September 2005, lot 298.

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