17 September 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 27,500
Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000
A Stoneware Tea Bowl (Chawan) Named "Matsuoka"
Totoya type, Korea, Joseon dynasty (16th-17th century)
Wheel-thrown, conical on a raised circular foot with wide basin with spiral of lines within the well, marks from the potter's spatula on the exterior walls, one half of the vessel applied by a green glaze
2 3/8in. (6.7cm.) high; 5¾in. (14.7cm.) diameter
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