A RARE DOUCAI LEMON YELLOW-GROUND ‘DRAGON’ DISH
A RARE DOUCAI LEMON YELLOW-GROUND ‘DRAGON’ DISH
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A RARE DOUCAI LEMON YELLOW-GROUND ‘DRAGON’ DISH

KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1622-1722)

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A RARE DOUCAI LEMON YELLOW-GROUND ‘DRAGON’ DISH
KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1622-1722)
The dish is decorated on the interior with a double-line medallion enclosing a front-facing five-clawed dragon and a flaming pearl amid clouds. The reverse is decorated with a dragon and phoenix in flight amidst clouds above rolling waves and rocks, interspersed with a flaming pearl. All reserved on a pale lemon-yellow ground.
8 3/8 in. (21.2 cm.) diam., box
Provenance
T.T. Tsui Collection
Sold at Christie’s Hong Kong, 29 April 1996, lot 754
Literature
The Tsui Museum of Art - Chinese Ceramics IV, Qing Dynasty, Hong Kong, 1995, no. 119
Exhibited
Hong Kong Museum of Art, no. 175

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