Lot 830. A carved Qingbai 'boys' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) diam. Estimate: USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 27,500. © Christie's 2021
The bowl has deep rounded sides and is carved on the interior with two boys playing amidst flower petals and is covered overall with a transparent pale blue glaze.
Provenance: J. J. Lally & Co., New York, 2007, no. 2337.
Christie's. Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, New York, 23-24 september 2021