An unusual famille rose 'dragon' vase Xiyin shuwu zhencang six-character mark
Lot 305
An unusual famille rose 'dragon' vase
Xiyin shuwu zhencang six-character mark
Sold for £2,500 (US$ 4,202) inc. premium
Auction Details
Asian Art Edinburgh
15 Nov 2012 11:00 GMT

Auction 19875
An unusual famille rose 'dragon' vase Xiyin shuwu zhencang six-character mark An unusual famille rose 'dragon' vase Xiyin shuwu zhencang six-character mark
Lot Details
An unusual famille rose 'dragon' vase
Xiyin shuwu zhencang six-character mark
Decorated around the broad body with a single three-clawed dragon pursuing a flaming pearl amongst cloud scrolls, the trumpet neck relief-moulded with a coiling baby dragon peering over the rim.
16.5cm high

Footnotes

  • The mark reads 惜陰書屋珍藏, which means 'Precious collection of the library for cherishing the prudent use of time'.
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