An unusual small Junyao vase, Jin-Yuan Dynasty, 13th-14th century

Lot 1335. An unusual small Junyao vase, Jin-Yuan Dynasty, 13th-14th century, together with a Longquan celadon petal-lobed bowl, Southern Song-Yuan dynasty Vase 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.) high; bowl 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 25,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010.

Supported on an integral pierced five-sided base, covered overall and on the base with a thick light blue glaze thinning to mushroom on the edges; together with a Longquan celadon petal-lobed bowl, Southern Song-Yuan dynasty, with rounded, vertically-lobed sides rising from a small foot ring, covered with a glaze of sea-green tone suffused with a network of icy, colorless crackle, two wood stands, two boxes.

Provenance: Formerly J.M. Hu collection.

Christie'sFine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections, 26 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza