Lot 439: CHINESE WUCAI DRAGON PORCELAIN GU VASE
12 November 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: The fine Chinese porcelain Gu vase, sturdily potted with remarkable flaring rim raised from columnar body, with comprising splayed foot base. The exterior decorated with bold and subtle painting of vigorous dragon borne amidst flames and fumes above red leaping fish within cresting wavy water, with a flowering plum blossom out grow from a rock work painted under the rim. Banded with auspicious geometrical patterns on mouth rim. The glaze stop slightly above the foot rim, revealed the pale-creme unglazed ground with burnt orange and darker spots in the firing.
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Dimensions: Dimension: 18-1/2" H x 9-3/4" Diam.