Lot 68: A fine pair of blu and white porcelain dishes Guangxu marked and of the period
October 22, 2016
Sarzana (SP), ItalyLive Auction
dating: Guangxu (1875-1908)
Depicting a five-nail, blue dragon with the flaming pearl at the center, surrounded by section decorated with a blackthorn, a bamboo, an iris and a peony; decorated with eight bats at the back; the external feet surrounded by a band made of stylized, chrysanthemum leaves; featuring the blue, six-character, mark of the Emperor Guangxu. One dish in perfect conditions, the other one with a restored breakage at the border.
dimensions: diameter 18.5 cm.