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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 655

    THREE BLUE AND WHITE 'LOTUS' DISHES AND A BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' DISH

    THE LOTUS DISHES WITH DAOGUANG SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850); THE DRAGON DISH WITH A GUANGXU SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1875-1908)

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    THREE BLUE AND WHITE 'LOTUS' DISHES AND A BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' DISH
    THE LOTUS DISHES WITH DAOGUANG SIX-CHARACTER SEAL MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1821-1850); THE DRAGON DISH WITH A GUANGXU SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1875-1908)
    The group comprises: three dishes each decorated with four bold lotus flower heads on a leafy scroll, the undersides similarly decorated; a dish decorated with a five-clawed dragon chasing the flaming pearl amongst fire scrolls, the reverse similarly decorated.
    The lotus dishes each 7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Property from the collection of the late Hans J. Christensen (1922-1985).