10 mai 2019

A Dingyao carved 'lotus' lobed dish, Song-Jin Dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 3. A Dingyao carved 'lotus' lobed dish, Song-Jin Dynasty (960-1234); 20.4cm (8in) diam. Estimate £ 10,000 - 15,000 (€ 12,000 - 17,000). © Bonhams 2001-2019. The shallow bowl thinly potted with a hexalobed rim, the interior finely carved on the sides and across the well with exquisite curling lotus blossoms on winding foliate stems, all covered with a rich creamy glaze, fitted box.  Provenance: Peel Park Museum, Salford (label). Note: Compare with a mallow-petal plate with similarly... [Lire la suite]