A large pair of underglaze blue and yellow glazed 'dragon' bowls  16th century??
Lot 258
A rare large pair of blue and yellow 'dragon' bowls 17th century
£15,000 - 20,000
US$ 25,000 - 33,000
Auction Details
A rare large pair of blue and yellow 'dragon' bowls  17th century A rare large pair of blue and yellow 'dragon' bowls  17th century
Lot Details
The Property of a Gentleman
A rare large pair of blue and yellow 'dragon' bowls
17th century
Each deep bowl with gently rounded sides rising from a slightly tapering foot, painted around the interior and exterior with a pair of striding dragons in pursuit of flaming pearls amidst flame scrolls, against a rich egg-yolk yellow-enamelled ground.
20.4cm (8in) diam. (2).

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Sotheby's London, 8 July 1947, lot 57, purchased by Bullivant
    A European private collection
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