Lot 64. A rare pair of white-glazed anhua 'dragon' bowls, Chenghua six-character marks, 17th-18th century. Each 12.5cm (4 7/8in) diam. Sold for £5,000 (€6,397). © Bonhams 2001-2016.
Each delicately potted with deep rounded sides rising to a flared rim from a narrow cylindrical foot, subtly carved in faint anhua with two scaly five-clawed dragons in pursuit of a flaming pearl around the interior walls, all under a smooth creamy glaze, box. (3).
Provenance: Chait Galleries, New York (labels)