A small Junyao purple-splashed meiping, Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 393. A small Junyao purple-splashed meiping, Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 22.3 cm, 8 3/4  in. Estimate 50,000 - 70,000 HKD. Lot sold 475,000 HKD. © Sotheby's.

applied with a pale blue glaze and dashed with a purple splash, the glaze thinning to a mushroom tone at the rim and pooling above the foot.

Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong in the late 1990s.

Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 30 May 2019