Lot 1353. A 'Kinuta' Longquan celadon 'Twin fish' dish, Southern Song dynasty, (1127-1279); 8 7/8 in. (22.4 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 7,000 - USD 9,000. Price realised USD 16,250. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010.
The interior relief-decorated in the center with two fish, and the exterior carved with a band of petals below the everted rim, covered overall with a lustrous glaze of sea-green color thinning on the raised areas, box.
Provenance: The Late Chingwah Lee Collection; Sotheby's, Los Angeles, 8 June 1981, lot 309.
Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, New York, 16 - 17 September 2010