Lot 99. A Langyao-type foliate bowl, 18th century; 7¾ in. (20 cm.) diamEstimate GBP 500 - GBP 700. Price realised GBP 1,016. © Christie's Images Ltd 2004

With petal-moulded rounded sides rising from a tapered foot to a flaring foliate rim, covered in a thick bubble-suffused and finely crackled reddish-brown glaze below a white rim and stopping neatly around the foot, the base glazed turquoise, small rim chip, frit and short crack

Provenance: E. T. Hall Collection, no. 10.

Christie's. Chinese Monochrome Porcelain from the Collection of the late E. T. Hall, London, 7 June 2004