Lot 966. A Longquan celadon bowl, Ming dynasty (1368-1644). Diameter 6 in., 15 cm. Estimate 1,500 — 2,000 USD. Lot sold 1,250 USD. © Sotheby's.
the deep rounded sides with an everted rim, all supported on a straight foot, flowers and branches freely carved to the exterior, a floral diaper pattern carved to the interior rim, the base unglazed revealing a gray and umber body, Japanese wood box (3).
Provenance: Collection of Lt. Perry Blythe Cott (1909-1998).
Collection of Walter Burrell Gleason, Jr. (1924-2014).
Jadestone Gallery, Portland, Oregon, 6th July 2005.
Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 16 Sep 2017