07 avril 2016

A rare iron-red ground underglaze-blue square dish, mark and period of Jiajing

Lot 37. A rare iron-red ground underglaze-blue square dish, mark and period of Jiajing. Estimate HKD 150,000 — 200,000 (16,934 - 22,578 EUR). Lot Sold 875,000 HKD (98,780 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's. the shallow rounded sides rising from a gently tapered foot to a flaring rim, the interior boldly painted in underglaze blue with a ferocious five-clawed dragon writhing amongst flames above tumultuous waves crashing on jagged mountains, below... [Lire la suite]