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Lot 387. A Longquan celadon 'Phoenix' vase, Song dynasty (960-1279); 19 cm, 7 1/2  in. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 HKD. Lot sold 162,500 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's

the tapering cylindrical body surmounted by a tall columnar neck and flanked by a pair of archaistic phoenix handles, covered overall in a sea-green glaze.

ProvenanceA French private collection, ca. 2007.

Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 30 may 2019 - 31 may 2019