21 September 2000
A Fine Pair of Wucai Dragon and Phoenix Bowls
Daoguang seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period
Each decorated on the exterior with an iron-red and a green dragon chasing flaming pearls amidst scattered flower sprigs, the two separated by descending phoenix, below a narrow band of conjoined ruyi heads and the bajixiang, with a leaping iron-red dragon on the interior
61/8in. (15.7cm.), box (2)
Sotheby's, Hong Kong, 24 November 1987, lot 215.
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