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    Sale 5101

    Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    9 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 15

    A large Longquan celadon dish, 15th Century

    Price Realised  

    A large Longquan celadon dish, 15th Century
    the centre impressed with cash-and-trellis diaper within a double-line barbed panel, encircled on the cavetto by a freely carved peony scroll and a classic scroll on the everted rim, covered overall with a soft olive-green glaze - 17 3/8 in. (44.1 cm.) diam., box


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY


    Literature

    A similar dish with a zigzag-diaper border is in the Topkapi Saray Museum, Istanbul, and illustrated by Krahl, Catalogue, vol. I, no. 330, p. 322.