An exceptional 'Yaozhou' celadon bowl


8.000 - 12.000


30 November 2022


Song Dynasty, late 11th century or early 12th century
Stoneware with olive-green glaze, carved to the interior with three fish amongst combed waves

Height: 5 cm Diam.: 11 cm


Asian Art

Additional Information

Inportant private collection
Sotheby’s, London, 2015

Similar pieces can be found at:
The Yaozhou Ware Museum, Tongchuan, Shaanxi (The Masterpieces of Yaozhou Ware - Catalogue of the Exhibition of the Museum of Oriental Ceramics. Osaka 1997, p. 53, n. 68;
The Palace Museum, Beijing - The Complete Collection of Treasures of the Palace Museum. Porcelain of the Song Dynasty (I). Hong Kong 1996, p. 127, n. 113;
Meiyintang Collection - Regina Krahl, Chinese Ceramics from the Meiyintang Collection. London 1994. Volume I, p. 233, n. 418;
Kwan Collection - Song Ceramics from the Kwan Collection. Hong Kong 1994, p. 198, n. 81.

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