Lot 572. A large 'Longquan' celadon-glazed jar, Yuan dynasty (1279-1366); 24.2cm., 9 1/2 in. Estimate 300 — 400 GBP. Lot sold 8,750 GBP. Photo Sotheby's 2008
the baluster body rising from a recessed base to a broad rounded shoulder and short tapering neck, covered overall in a sea-green glaze suffused with a matrix of dark brown and golden crackles, wood cover and stand. Quantity: 3.
Literature: Bo Gyllensvard, Chinese Ceramics in the Carl Kempe Collection, Stockholm, 1964, pl. 140.
Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, London, 05 Nov 08.