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    Sale 2266

    Japanese and Korean Art

    17 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 116

    An Inlaid Celadon Stoneware Bowl


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    An Inlaid Celadon Stoneware Bowl
    Goryeo dynasty (13th century)
    Deep and circular, inlaid on the interior in white slip with three pomegranate sprays alternating with three chrysanthemum sprays centering a further inlaid medallion of a chrysanthemum flower within a double-ring and cloud collar, all below a narrow band of inlaid lines and grasses below the rim; the exterior inlaid in white slip with a repeated band of grasses above a wide frieze of black-and white-slip chrysanthemum roundels surrounded by curling foliage resting on a narrower band of upright stiff leaves outlined in white and black slip, the whole applied with a celadon glaze; three spur marks in the shallow recessed circular base
    8 1/8in. (20.7cm.) diameter; 2¾in. (7cm.) high

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