A pair of Delftware dragon bowls,
Lot 10
An unusual pair of English delftware dragon bowls, circa 1760
£1,200 - 1,500
US$ 2,000 - 2,500
Lot Details
An unusual pair of English delftware dragon bowls, circa 1760
The deep saucer-dishes both boldly painted in blue with a sinuous dragon chasing a pearl among formal clouds, 23.3cm diam (minor wear to rims only) (2)

Footnotes

  • Copied directly from the Chinese, the Dragon pattern was popular in English porcelain at this time, but is surprisingly rare in delft.
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