Lot 5053: A PAIR OF YELLOW GROUND ENAMELLED 'DRAGON' DISHES
December 10, 2016
El Monte, CA, USALive Auction
Description: Each dish is incised and enamelled to the center of the interior with a green and an aubergine dragon contesting a flaming pearl amidst fire scrolls. The exterior is decorated with four leafy grapefruit groups. The base with six character GUANGXU mark. Qing Dynasty Guangxu period.
Notes: Please refer to a pair of similar yellow ground enamelled 'dragon' dishes, sold in Sotheby's New York on March 19, 2016, Lot 1409.
Dimensions: Diameter: 5 in (12.7 cm)