An incised white-glazed dragon' stemcup, Qing dynasty, Guangxu period (1875-1908)

Lot 280. An incised white-glazed dragon' stemcup, Qing dynasty, Guangxu period (1875-1908). Estimate 30,000 — 40,000 HKD. Lot sold 32,500 HKDPhoto: Sotheby's

finely incised with a pair of confronting dragons vying for a 'flaming pearl' above tempestuous waves, the foot decorated with cloud scrolls and flames, covered overall in a white glaze, the interior incised with a six-character apocryphal Qianlong reign mark; 14.2 cm., 5 1/2  in

Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 03 Dec 2015