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    Sale 12555

    The Imperial Sale / Important Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    1 June 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 3309

    A LARGE JUN PURPLE-SPLASHED BOWL

    YUAN-MING DYNASTY (1279-1644)

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    A LARGE JUN PURPLE-SPLASHED BOWL
    YUAN-MING DYNASTY (1279-1644)
    The thickly potted bowl is covered on the exterior with a milky blue glaze suffused almost entirely with deep violet-red splashes which extend sporadically onto the interior, against a broadly crackled sky-blue glazed ground, the glaze stopping irregularly above the foot revealing the purplish-brown body.
    9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm.) diam., box


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    Provenance

    Deaccessioned from the collection of Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg, acquired by the museum in 1957