London, South Kensington
28 November 1996
A Chinese blue and white pear shaped bottle vase painted with coiled writhing dragons among cloud scrolls -- 9 5/8in. (24.5cm) high, Jiajing, (small chip and firing fault to foot).
See Colour Plate 33.
Formerly in the Winkworth Collection. See Sotheby's, 25th April 1933, Lot 156.
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