A cloisonne enamel 'dragon' vase, hu
Colourfully enamelled on each side with a pair of dragons pursuing the flaming pearl amidst cloud scrolls and above the legendary islands of Penglai, framed by narrow floral borders with the top one set with a pair of bronze mask loose ring handles, the neck with a further similar border dividing grapevine hanging on a trellis and a meandering lotus scroll, the foot with four striding horses above islands and waves, all reserved on a turquoise ground with cloud scrolls.
37cm (14½in) high
Chinese Works of Art
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