A large carved Longquan celadon dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)


Lot 712. A large carved Longquan celadon dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644); 16 in. (40.6 cm.) diamEstimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000Unsold. © Christie's 2021

The dish is carved in the center with a leafy peony spray, and the well is loosely carved with a floral scroll. The dish is covered overall with an even-toned, sea-green glaze, except for an unglazed circle on the base which is burnt orange in the firing.

Christie's. Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 18 march 2021