22 août 2018

A Qingbai carved bowl, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century

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Lot 275. A Qingbai carved bowl, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century; 8 in. (20.2 cm.) diamEstimate USD 3,000 - USD 4,000Price realised USD 7,200. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007

With widely flared sides, the interior freely carved with two boys amidst highly stylized foliate scroll with feathery leaves and rouletted details, covered overall with a glaze of pale azure tone that continues over the tapered foot to partially cover the unglazed base burnt light brown in the firing.

ProvenanceBluett, London, September 1989.

Literature: Jan Wirgin, Sung Ceramic DesignsB.M.F.E.A., No. 42, Stockholm, 1970, pl. 19b

Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, New York, 22 March 2007


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