Lot 5161: A PAIR OF BLUE AND WHITE WUCAI 'DRAGON' DISHES
December 10, 2016
El Monte, CA, USALive Auction
Description: With shallow rounded sides rising from a tapered foot to a flared rim, the interior deftly painted in vivid tones of cobalt blue with a central medallion enclosing a green five-clawed dragon writhing amongst wucai scrolling clouds, the rim bordered by a colorful classic-scrolling band, the base with a six-character reign mark within a double circle. Qing Dynasty period.
Dimensions: Height: 1 1/4 in (3.2 cm) Diameter: 4 3/4 in (12.1 cm)