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    Sale 12292

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part II

    11 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 839

    A CARVED YAOZHOU BOWL

    SONG DYNASTY (960-1279) OR LATER

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CARVED YAOZHOU BOWL
    SONG DYNASTY (960-1279) OR LATER
    The interior of the bowl is carved with lotus blossoms on scrolling foliage, the glaze pooling to highlight the design. The glaze falls just short of the foot rim to reveal the buff coloured body.
    7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Collection of the late Dr. Melvin Jahss (1921-2009), a renowned orthopaedic surgeon in New York.
    Collection of Susan Chen, Hong Kong, 1986.