• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 7762

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 193

    A MOULDED LONGQUAN CELADON 'LOTUS' BOWL

    SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY (1127-1279)

    Price Realised  

    A MOULDED LONGQUAN CELADON 'LOTUS' BOWL
    SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY (1127-1279)
    The rounded sides lightly moulded on the exterior with a band of upturned lotus petals, covered overall in a gently crackled glaze of sea-green tone which ends irregularly at the foot, the centre of the base glazed, the footrim unglazed and burnt orange in the firing
    8¼ in. (21 cm.) diam.


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