A black-glazed and russet-painted bottle, Northern Song-Jin dynasty

Lot 27. A black-glazed and russet-painted bottle, Northern Song-Jin dynasty. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 GBP (12,771 - 19,157 EUR). Photo Sotheby's.

the ovoid body with well-rounded shoulders rising from a recessed base to a small flanged neck, covered overall with a glossy black glaze, swiftly painted on the shoulder with bold russet strokes evoking a bird in flight, the countersunk base glazed, the footring left unglazed revealing a buff-coloured body, Japanese wood box. Quantité: 2 - 20 cm, 7 7/8  in.

Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art Londres, 11 mai 2016, 10:00 AM