Lot 167. A white-glazed bowl, Tang Dynasty (618-907). Diameter 5 1/4 in., 13.3 cm. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 USD. Lot sold 13,750 USD. Photo: Sotheby's.
rising from a short straight foot to shallow rounded sides, covered overall in a grayish-white glaze save for the footrim, the base incised with a ying character.
Provenance: John Sparks Ltd., London, 11th January 1985.
Sotheby's. Important Chinese Works of Art, New York, 17 march 2015