Small Meiping Vase – 5 Dragons

A fine chinese Meiping Vase, Kangxi Mark and possible Period (1662-1722)
Small vase of slender form with the steeply rounded shoulder tapering gently to a broad ring foot inset from the slightly bulbous base, superbly painted in underglaze-blue. Five dragons are chasing flaming pearls. Kangxi 6 Character Mark in cobalt-blue underglaze.
Condition: one chip on the mouth. Further only the typical traces of production and use.

A bowl with four-clawed dragons, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period see Bonhams London: Asian Art 6 Nov, London, Knightsbridge | Lot 184

Height: ca. 8,5 cm