• Chinese Ceramics & Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5944

    Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    10 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 64

    A LARGE CELADON GLAZED DISH, MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE CELADON GLAZED DISH, MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)
    incised to the central well with a large flowering lotus with scrolling foliage to the sides, the flattened rim with key-fret motifs, covered to the body with a thick pale olive glaze -- 18 1/8in. (46cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    C.W.Gwynne, C.S.I.,C.I.E.,O.B.E.,I.C.S.
    Possibly a gift from the Kings of Oudh, circa 1928