• 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 1340

    A LONGQUAN CELADON 'TWIN FISH' DISH

    SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY (1127-1279)

    Price Realised  

    A LONGQUAN CELADON 'TWIN FISH' DISH
    SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY (1127-1279)
    The interior relief-decorated in the center with two fish and the exterior carved with a band of petals below the everted rim, covered overall with a glaze of sea-green color thinning on the raised areas
    11 in. (28 cm.) diam., box


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    A smaller (22.9 cm. diam.) dish of this type, also dated Southern Song dynasty, was sold in these rooms, 17 September 2008, lot 435.

    Pre-Lot Text

    Property From a Private West Coast Collection