Lot 337. Two Jizhou 'Tortoiseshell' and 'Partridge feather' glazed bowls, Song Dynasty (960-1279); 11.6 and 15.8 cm, 4 5/8 and 6 1/4 in. Estimate 30,000 — 40,000 HKD. Lot sold 37,500 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's.
each with an incurved rim, applied overall with a black glaze and liberally splashed with caramel-beige tones simulating tortoiseshell and partridge feathers, the glaze stopping irregularly above the foot.
Property from the Xinyangtang Collection.
Provenance: Tai Sing Fine Antiques Ltd, Hong Kong, 11th August 2001.
Sotheby's. Chinese Art, HongKong, 30 may 2019-31 may 2019.