A very rare large wucai 'dragon' saucer dish
Longqing six-character mark and of the period
The shallow dish with characteristic slight warping of the body, the central medallion enamelled with an iron-red five-clawed dragon and an underglaze-blue five-clawed dragon encircling a blue flaming pearl amidst flames and cloud scrolls within an iron-red double circle, the exterior with four striding five-clawed dragons in red, blue, yellow and green. 33.8cm (13¼in) diam.
£70,000 - 100,000
HK$ 850,000 - 1.2 million
CNY 670,000 - 960,000
Chinese Works of Art
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