A rare marbled bowl, Northern Song dynasy (960-1127)

Lot 828. A rare marbled bowl, Northern Song dynasy (960-1127); 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) diamEstimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price realised USD 5,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018.

The bowl has flared, rounded sides decorated inside and out with brown and white marbled slip beneath a plain band at the rim, all under a clear glaze, Japanese wood box. 

828

Japanese wood box

ProvenanceSen Shu Tey, The Collection of Chinese Art - Special Exhibition 'Run through 10 years', 2006, no. 92. 
Christie's, The Classic Age of Chinese Ceramics: An Exhibition of Song Treasures from the Linyushanren Collection, Hong Kong, 2012, p. 118, no 44.

ExhibitedSen Shu Tey, The Collection of Chinese Art - Special Exhibition 'Run through 10 years', 22 -23 November, 2006.
Christie's, The Classic Age of Chinese Ceramics: An Exhibition of Song Treasures from the Linyushanren Collection, Hong Kong, 22-27 November 2012; New York 15-20 March 2013; London, 10-14 May 2013.

Christie's. Masterpieces of Cizhou Ware: The Linyushanren Collection Part IV, New York, 13 September 2018.