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    Sale 2028

    Japanese & Korean Art

    18 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 369

    A Small White Porcelain Foliate Bowl


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    A Small White Porcelain Foliate Bowl
    Joseon dynasty (15th-16th century)
    Modelled in the shape of a flower with seven petals that are defined on the exterior by incised, slender s-curved lines, the corolla represented by a raised ring within an incised circle in the cavetto, the vessel covered by a blue-tinged clear glaze; circular foot rim unglazed and with kiln grit, recessed base glazed
    4 1/16in. (10.3cm.) diameter; 1 5/8in. (3.3cm.) high

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    For another foliate bowl, see Itoh Ikutaro, ed., Yuen no iro shitsuboku no katachi Rhee Byung-chang korekushon/Color of Elegance, Form of Simplicity: The Beauty of Korean Ceramics from the Rhee Byung-Chang Collection (Osaka: Museum of Oriental Ceramics, 1999), pl. 98.