Lot 146. A pair of blue and white 'dragon and pheonix' saucer-dishes, Kangxi six-character marks and of the period (1662-1722). Each 11.5cm (4 1/2in) diam. Estimate £2,500 - 3,500. Sold for £ 12,500 (€ 14,359). © Bonhams
Both dishes rising from a short foot rim to a slightly rounded side and everted rim, painted with in the centre surrounded by clouds and double-circles, the exterior decorated with pheonix around clouds with double-circles.
Provenance: Chait Galleries, New York (label)
A Spanish private collection, and thence by descent.
Bonhams. Fine Chinese Art, 08.11.2018