A molded Yazhou 'boys' bowl, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty, 12th century

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Lot 1073. A molded Yazhou 'boys' bowl, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty, 12th century6 1⁄4 in. (15.5 cm.) diamPrice realised USD 16,380 (Estimate USD 6,000 – USD 8,000). © Christie's 2022

The bowl is molded on the interior with four boys hanging playfully from tree boughs. The glaze is of an even olive-green tone.

Christie's. Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, New York, 25 march 2022