A YELLOW AND GREEN 'DRAGON AND PHOENIX' BOWL
DAOGUANG SEAL MARK AND OF THE PERIOD
The deep bowl is has rounded sides, and is incised and decorated in green enamel with a shou roundel on the interior, the exterior with two scaly dragons in pursuit of flaming pearls beside two phoenix in flight, above a band of upright lappets encircling the the slightly tapered ring foot, all against a bright mottled yellow ground
4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) diam., box
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Please note that the condition of this lot should read: rim hairline.
Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art