A PUCE AND BLUE ENAMEL 'DRAGON' DISH
ENCIRCLED DAOGUANG SIX-CHARACTER MARK AND OF THE PERIOD
The dish with shallow rounded sides, enamelled in the interior with a blue sinuous five-clawed dragon chasing a flaming pearl amidst puce-enamelled fire and cloud-scrolls, the exterior carved with overlapping crested waves, all under a milky-white glaze
9 7/8 in. (25 cm.) diam.