A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty
Lot 987
A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS
Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty
Sold for US$ 81,250 inc. premium

Fine Asian Works of Art

18 Dec 2017, 11:00 PST

San Francisco

Lot Details
A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty
A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' JARS AND COVERS
Jiajing marks, Late Qing dynasty
Each with a compressed ovoid body rising from a recessed base to a short straight neck, painted around the exterior in bright cobalt-blue tones with two scaly five-clawed dragons surrounded by wisps of flames amidst scattered scrolling clouds, all between bands of tight scrolls and ruyi at the neck and shoulder, and petal lappets around the foot, the base with six-character mark in underglaze-blue, the domed covers with bud finials decorated en suite.
8 1/2in (21cm) high

Footnotes

  • Published
    The San Francisco Examiner, July 12, 1964, (Pictorial Living supplement p.13)

    Provenance
    By repute Templeton Crocker (1884-1948);
    thereupon Mariam Mckay of Hillsborough, California;
    thereupon to J. Lester Jervis and to the current owner by descent
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