Two Cizhou sgraffiato jars, Song – Yuan dynasty (960-1368)

Lot 392. Two Cizhou sgraffiato jars, Song – Yuan dynasty (960-1368); 22 and 18.6 cm, 8 5/8  and 7 3/8  in. Estimate 30,000 — 40,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's.

the larger carved with three peony sprays with the reserved area painted in brownish-black over the white slip; the smaller carved with a broad band of meandering leafy floral scrolls.

Provenance: Right: Galaxie Company, Hong Kong, 1980s.

Sotheby's. Chinese Art including Selected Works of Art from the T.Y. Chao Family Collection, Hong Kong, 30 nov. 2017, 02:00 PM