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    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 572

    A LARGE CARVED LONGQUAN CELADON DISH

    MING DYNASTY, 15TH-16TH CENTURY

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    A LARGE CARVED LONGQUAN CELADON DISH
    MING DYNASTY, 15TH-16TH CENTURY
    Heavily potted and fluidly carved in the center with a large lotus blossom and leaf supported on curved stalks with sinuous, curling leafy tendrils above a wave ground, all contained within a combed bracket-lobed reserve, the cavetto carved with a continuous band of lotus scroll, covered overall with a glaze of pale olive-green tone which continues over the foot, the convex base with a broad unglazed circle burnt orange in the firing
    18 7/16 in. (46.8 cm.) diam., Japanese wood box


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