A pair of iron-red-decorated blue and white 'dragon' saucer dishes Qianlong seal marks and of the period
Lot 261
A pair of iron-red-enamelled blue and white 'dragon' saucer dishes Qianlong seal marks and of the period
Sold for £19,200 (US$ 32,238) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
The Property of a Gentleman
A pair of iron-red-enamelled blue and white 'dragon' saucer dishes
Qianlong seal marks and of the period
Each enamelled at the centre with a writhing five-clawed dragon against a ground of turbulent crashing waves in underglaze blue, painted around the sides with alternating striding and writhing dragons against a similar ground, wood stands.
17.6cm (7in) diam. (4).

Footnotes

  • A similar pair of dishes from the E.T.Chow collection was sold at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 25 November 1980, lot 124. More recently, a single dish was sold at Christie's New York, 19 March 2008, lot 607.
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