07 mai 2010

Xuantong pair of imperial yellow-glazed 'dragon' saucer-dishes & Daoguang yellow-glazed 'dragon' saucer dish

A pair of yellow-glazed 'dragon' saucer-dishes, Xuantong six-character marks and of the period. photo Bonhams Each dish with gently rounded sides, incised on the interior with a single writhing dragon in pursuit of a flaming pearl, amidst flame scrolls, the exteriors incised with a pair of similar striding dragons, the interiors and sides covered with a rich egg-yolk yellow, the base with underglaze blue mark beneath a clear glaze. 18.6cm (7¼in) diam. (2). Estimate: £2,000 - 3,000, HK$24,000 - 35,000 Provenance:... [Lire la suite]