19 - 20 September 2013
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
A QINGBAI CARVED DEEP CONICAL BOWL
SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY, 13TH CENTURY
The interior is fluidly carved with a large peony spray below the six lobes of the notched rim, and the bowl is covered overall with a crackled glaze of aquamarine color that also surrounds the unglazed center of the base, which has burnt pale brown in the firing.
7¾ in. (19.7 cm.) diam.
Eskenazi, London, no. A377.
By descent from the Reach Family Collection.
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Eskenazi, London, Chinese Art from the Reach Family Collection, 8-22 December 1989, no. 28.
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