15 - 16 March 2015
A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON AND PHOENIX' DISHES
KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN DOUBLE CIRCLES AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722)
Each rounded dish is painted in deep blue with a central medallion of an ascending five-clawed dragon and a descending phoenix amidst cloud scrolls, the exterior similarly decorated with a dragon and a phoenix amidst clouds.
6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm.) diam.
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