• Japanese and Korean Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 2193

    Japanese and Korean Art

    17 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1019

    A Celadon-Glazed Porcelain Bowl

    CHINA, MING DYNASTY (15TH-16TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Celadon-Glazed Porcelain Bowl
    China, Ming dynasty (15th-16th century)
    Used as serving vessel for food in Japanese tea practice (chanoyu), of circular shape rising from a raised ring foot to an everted rim and applied with a bright celadon glaze of even tone and lustre
    6 1/8in. (15.5cm.) diameter; 3 3/8in. (8.5cm.) high


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    Exhibited

    Osaka Municipal Museum of Art, undated exhibition label in box