Lot 689. A blue and white 'Dragon' bowl, Yichuntang zhi mark, dated Xuantong gengxu year, corresponding to 1910; 8.3 cm, 3 1/4 in. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 HKD. Lot sold 25,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's.
the interior painted with leafy lotus scrolls, below a band of demi-flowerheads around the rim, the underside similarly painted, the base painted to the exterior with three medallions each enclosing a pair of dragons contesting a 'flaming pearl', the base with an eight-character mark reading Xuantong gengxu Yichuntang zhi
Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 Jun 2017