Please note that the present lot was in the collection of Emile Zola in Paris from 1894, when he acquired it in Rome, until his death in 1902. It was listed as lot 465 in his estate sale held at the Hotel Drouot in Paris in March of 1903.
Please note that the height in centimeters is listed incorrectly in the printed catalogue. The correct height is 21.9 cm.
Please note that the lusterware bowl is published in Oliver Watson, Persian Lustre Ware, London, 1985, p. 73, no. 41