15 September 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,750
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
AN UNUSUAL LONGQUAN CELADON OCTAGONAL DISH
EARLY MING DYNASTY, 14TH-15TH CENTURY
Stoutly potted, the sides angled above the foot before flaring in a curve to the rim, the center carved with a peony spray within an ogival cartouche below eight panels of lingzhi sprigs, covered overall with a glaze of olive-green color continuing over the ring foot, the base with broad unglazed circle burnt orange in the firing
12 in. (30.5 cm.) across, box
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