17 September 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 10,000
Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000
A Blue and White Porcelain Bowl
Joseon dynasty (18th century)
The shallow circular bowl decorated in underglaze blue with four auspicious character medallions surrounding a central larger medallion containing the character for "long life," an additional blue line just below the rim, the bowl further decorated by a clear glaze with blue cast
7 3/8in. (19.5cm.) diameter; 1¾in. (4.4cm.) high
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