The upper body of the vase is painted with two sinuous, three-clawed dragons pursuing a flaming pearl above undulating waves. The lower body is decorated with mythical horses leaping from rock to rock over breaking waves.
10¼ in. (26 cm.) high, wood stand

Sold at Sotheby’s Hong Kong, 21 May 1984, lot 53
Acquired in Taipei in the 1980s
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