A YELLOW-GLAZED INCISED 'DRAGON' BOWL
kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662 - 1722)
With deep rounded sides rising to a flaring rim, the exterior incised with two five-clawed dragons chasing flaming pearls amidst flame and cloud-scrolls above rocks and breaking waves around the base, all under a fine and even pale yellow glaze stopping neatly above the foot, the interior glazed white
6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam.