London, South Kensington
11 November 2016
A BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' BOWL
YONGZHENG SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE-BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-1735)
The bowl is decorated with a sinuous dragon amongst scrolling clouds, its body looping around the exterior and spilling over the mouth rim to reveal its fierce head and front claws on the interior.
7 ¾ in. (19.7 cm.) diam.
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