• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 2297

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    26 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1345

    A LARGE LONGQUAN CELADON CARVED BOWL

    MING DYNASTY, 15TH CENTURY

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    A LARGE LONGQUAN CELADON CARVED BOWL
    MING DYNASTY, 15TH CENTURY
    Heavily potted with deep rounded sides, the exterior carved with two scrolling, leafy chrysanthemum stems below a zigzag diaper border, the center of the interior impressed with a peony sprig below freely carved peony scroll in the well, covered with a glaze of olive-green color, most of the base unglazed and burnt red in the firing
    12¼ in. (31.1 cm.) diam.


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