A 'Jizhou' 'papercut' 'prunus' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 618. A 'Jizhou' 'papercut' 'prunus' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 HKD. Lot sold 137,500 HKD. photo: Sotheby's.

the conical bowl resist-decorated with papercut prunus florets reserved against a speckled dark brown ground, the exterior with black stopping short of the unglazed foot, revealing the light buff-coloured body; 14.9 cm, 5 7/8 in.

Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 02 Jun 2016