Lot 659. A pair of iron-red 'Dragon' dishes, marks and period of Guangxu (1875-1908); 18.3 and 18.5 cm, 7 1/4 in. Estimate: 40,000-60,000 HKD. Lot sold 50,000 HKD. © Sotheby's.
each painted on the interior with two dragons with bulging eyes picked out in black, contesting a flaming pearl amidst wisps and clouds, the underside similarly decorated with two dragons.
Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 29 november 2018