25 septembre 2017

A small Longquan celadon 'Twin Fish' dish, Song dynasty (960-1279)

A small Longquan celadon 'Twin Fish' dish, Song dynasty (960-1279)

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Lot 39. A small Longquan celadon 'Twin Fish' dish, Song dynasty (960-1279), 5¼ in. (13.4 cm.) diam. Estimate: USD 2,000 - 3,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017

The dish is decorated to the interior in relief with a pair of fish, while the exterior is carved with lotus petals emanating from the foot. It is covered in a celadon-green glaze, thinning over the raised decoration and pooling to a darker tone within the crevices.

Christie's. The Art of China: Online Autumn Sale


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