The combination of blue white and underglazed iron red color is among the most difficult technique of ceramic making. Because of the huge difference of the firing temperatures of both colors, most underglazed iron red painting would be melted together and lose its strokes and shapes. Take a look at our close up pictures of the dragon of this vase, every stroke is clear. It has some small green spot, evidence of true underglazed iron red color.
An adult dragon wrapped its body around the shoulder of the body in the blue clouds, a young dragon rises above the ocean leaning to conquer the large fire ball from its parent. Underneath this vase, it has a 6 character Qinglong seal mark. It's in good condition without any major imperfection, only normal wear and tear due to its age. If you have any questions, please feel free to let me know.
Make Sure You Don't Miss Our Other Auctions! The item "Antique Chinese Qing Underglazed Red Enamel Dragon Blue and White Porcelain Vase" is in sale since Monday, August 21, 2017.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Vases". The seller is "zero-distance" and is located in Livermore, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.