London, South Kensington
18 May 2007
A famille rose bowl, Qianlong mark and of the period (1736-1795)
raised on a tall footrim with steeply flaring sides, painted to the exterior with gilt and coloured enamels depicting alternating dragons amongst scrolling clouds and pheonix, their wings outstretched, Qianlong underglaze blue mark to base -- 7 7/8in. (20cm.) diam.
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