16 - 17 September 2010
TWO JUNYAO VESSELS
SONG DYNASTY (960-1279)
The first a dish of shallow form with widely flared sides rising to the upright rim, the second a small 'bubble bowl' with steep, rounded sides, both covered inside and out with a milky blue glaze thinning to mushroom at the rim and stopping above the foot
6 3/8 and 3 11/16 in. (16.2 and 9.4 cm.) diam. (2)
The bubble bowl: Estate of the Late Mrs. Samuel T. Peters; Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, 15 - 16 October 1943, lot 81.
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The bubble bowl: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Both: On loan to the Portland Art Museum, 1 June 2006 - 22 June 2010.
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