A large green-glazed red pottery pedestal bowl and cover, China, Liao dynasty or later

Lot 789. A large green-glazed red pottery pedestal bowl and cover, China, Liao dynasty or later13 ¼ in. (33.7 cm.) highEstimate $6,000 - $8,000. Price Realized $5,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015

The deep bowl applied around the sides with upright petals separated by tassels, the similar decoration on the domed cover inverted below the large finial, both covered on the exterior with a bright green glaze over a white slip, box

Provenance: The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York, acquired in Hong Kong, 1987.

Christie's. THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT HATFIELD ELLSWORTH PART IV - CHINESE WORKS OF ART: METALWORK, SCULPTURE AND EARLY CERAMICS, 20 March 2015, New York, Rockefeller Plaza.