London, South Kensington
29 March 2007
A SMALL CHINESE UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND WHITE BOTTLE VASE, KANGXI
the main body of globular form rising to a tall tapering neck, painted with a continuous scene around the main body in underglaze blue with two dragons, each grasping a trailing branch with lingzhi fungus attached and chasing a flaming pearl amongst stylised clouds -- 7½in. (19cm.) high.
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