This lot is being sold under the Alpha Scheme
A famille rose 'dragon' bottle vase
Guangxu six-character mark and of the period
Vividly enamelled in pink, blue, green, yellow, coral-red and green with two five-clawed ferocious dragons in mutual pursuit of a flaming pearl amidst stylised flames and colourful cloud scrolls above a band of breaking waves and beneath a narrow gilt border in relief, surmounted by a wide scrolling band of lotus tendrils encircling four gilt shou characters, the neck similarly decorated with a dragon. 38.9cm (15in) high
- This lot is sold through the Alpha scheme.