A carved 'Ding' white-glazed 'lotus' bowl, Song dynasty

Lot 397. A carved 'Ding' white-glazed 'lotus' bowl, Song dynasty, 14.3 cm, 5 5/8  in. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 HKD. Lot sold 687,500 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's.

of conical form, the interior deftly and freely carved with a single lotus flower with curling leaves, applied overall save for the rim with an ivory-tinged translucent glaze.

ProvenanceAcquired on 1st November 1988.

Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 Jun 2017