19 March 2009
A SMALL BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JAR
JIAJING SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1522-1566)
The ovoid body painted with two scaly dragons striding amidst flames and lotus scroll between a band of lappets around the base and linked ruyi heads on the shoulder
5½ in. (14 cm.) high, stand
John Henry Levy Esq.
Sotheby's, London, 8 July 1975, lot 123.
Christie's, Los Angeles, 7 May 1999, lot 102.
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