Lot 417. A qingbai incised 'dragon' bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279). Diamètre: 14 cm. (51⁄2 in.). Estimate EUR 800 - EUR 1,200. Price Realised EUR 87,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2021
Provenance: Private European collection, predominantly assembled by the current owner's father from the 1970s to 1990s, then by descent within the family.
Note: The interior of this conical bowl is finely incised with two dragons chasing the flaming pearl amongst fire scrolls and clouds.
Christie's. Art of Asia, Paris, 4 June - 25 June 2021