A famille rose wine pot and cover, circa 1745. Estimate 4,000 – $6,000 USD. Photo Christie’s Image Ltd 2015.
With an iron-red upright handle and spout modeled to resemble a dragon, the body decorated with polychrome and applied gilt flowering branches; 7 in. (18 cm.) high
Christie’s. MANDARIN & MENAGERIE: THE SOWELL COLLECTION AND CHINESE EXPORT ART FROM VARIOUS OWNERS, 26 January 2015, New York, Rockefeller Plaza.