A ‘Yaozhou’ ‘chrysanthemum’ bowl and a 'Yaozhou' 'lotus bouquet' bowl, Northern  Song dynasty

A ‘Yaozhou’ ‘chrysanthemum’ bowl and a 'Yaozhou' 'lotus bouquet' bowl, Northern  Song dynastyEstimate 20,000 — 30,000 HKD (2,266 - 3,399 EUR).  Photo Sotheby's.

the first with a central chrysanthemum flower encircled by three further blooms and attendant buds issuing from foliate scrolls; the second with a flared rim, crisply moulded on the interior with a lotus, pod and leaf tied with a ribbon; both applied save for the base with an olive-green glaze - 10.8 and 12.8 cm., 4 1/4  and 5 in.

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE ASIAN COLLECTION

Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 03 déc. 2015, 02:00 PM