Six iron-red decorated ‘Dragon’ cups, Marks and period of Tongzhi. Estimate 90,000 — 120,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby’s.
each finely painted on the exterior with two dragons striding above tumultuous waves, one turning sharply its head towards the other, the base inscribed in iron-red with a four-character reign mark;6 cm., 2 3/4 in.
PROPERTY FROM A JAPANESE FAMILY COLLECTION
Sotheby’s, Chinese Art, Hong Kong | 24 nov. 2014, 02:30 PM