A blue and white bowl, Jiajing six-character mark and of the period. Estimate £3,000 – 5,000 (€4,000 – 6,700). Photo Bonhams.
Painted with two sinuous five-clawed dragons amongst scrolling foliate stems and flames, flanking floral blooms issuing from rockwork and supporting the characters ‘fu‘ and ‘shou‘, the interior with a further dragon roundel. 18cm (7.1/8in) diam.
Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 25 Feb 2015 10:30 GMT – LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE