26 March 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 11,250
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
A JIZHOU PAPER-CUT RESIST-DECORATED CONICAL BOWL
SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY, 12TH-13TH CENTURY
The interior of the shallow flared sides decorated in resist technique with paper-cut decoration of three floral sprays reserved in brown against the finely variegated, milky buff ground, the exterior covered with a glaze of dark brown color mottled in beige falling short of a knife-cut edge above the low, narrow ring foot
5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm.) diam.
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Anthony R. Derham Collection.
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE MID-WEST AMERICAN COLLECTION
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