Lot 596. A fine Junyao purple-splashed dish, Jin-Yuan dynasty (1115-1368); 7in (17.7cm) diam. Estimate US$ 12,000 - 15,000 (€ 11,000 - 13,000). Sold for US$ 12,575 (€ 11,080) inc. premium. © Bonhams 2001-2019

Potted with a wide, slightly convex well, the low, curved cavetto encircled by a flat flange, covered overall in a thick, spotted light-blue glaze, thinning at the edges to a mushroom color, the side of the well and flange splashed with purple, all supported on the short foot ring encircling three spur marks. 

ProvenanceRuth and Richard Dickes
Acquired in New York City, 25 November 1996

Note: A related purple-splashed Jun dish in the collection of the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, is illustrated by He Li, Chinese Ceramics, London, 1996, pl. 241.

Bonhams. Chinese Works of Art, New York, 18 March 2019