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PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION
A YAOZHOU CELADON PETAL-CARVED BOWL
NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY (AD 960-1127)
The bowl has rounded sides well carved on the exterior with four rows of overlapping petal tips and is covered overall with a glaze of grey-green color that also covers the interior of the neatly cut foot ring and the base.
5 ¾ in. (14.8 cm.) diam., box
Christie's New York, 21 September 2004, lot 199.
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A very similar bowl of comparable size is illustrated by R. L. Hobson in The Eumorfopoulos Collection, vol. II, 1926, pl. LIII, no. B 203.
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