A Longquan celadon 'twin fish' dish, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 653. A Longquan celadon 'twin fish' dish, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Estimate 90,000 — 120,000 HKD. Lot sold 375,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's.

with an everted rim, the interior applied with a pair of scaly fish, the exterior incised with petals, covered overall with an attractive sea-green glaze, the neatly cut footring left unglazed revealing a greyish ware partly burnt orange in the firing; 20.5 cm, 8 in.

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