A pair of gilt-decorated glass 'dragon' bowls Guangxu

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Lot 219
A pair of gilt-decorated glass 'dragon' bowls
Guangxu

Sold for HK$ 168,000 (US$ 21,401) inc. premium
A pair of gilt-decorated glass 'dragon' bowls
Guangxu
Each of deep rounded form supported on a short foot, intricately decorated in gilt with nine dragons, the interior with two pairs of dragons depicted in pursuit of a flaming pearl around a central writhing dragon, the exterior with an additional two pairs of dragon rendered in a similar design, all against a dense floral ground, all below a collar of ruyi motifs at the rim and above a narrow band of classic scroll at the foot, the base with apocryphal Qianlong mark.
16.3cm diam.

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Ashkenazie & Co., San Francisco, 21 November 1988.

    清光緒 白玻璃畫金彩龍紋碗一對

    來源:
    於1988年11月21日購自三藩市Ashkenazie & Co.
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