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SONG CERAMICS FROM THE CAPELO COLLECTION

A FINE AND RARE 'JUN' TEABOWL
NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY
Estimate
25,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 55,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
149

SONG CERAMICS FROM THE CAPELO COLLECTION

A FINE AND RARE 'JUN' TEABOWL
NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY
Estimate
25,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 55,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A FINE AND RARE 'JUN' TEABOWL
NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY
the short spreading foot rising to the conical sides to a flared rim, applied evenly overall with a fine 'sky blue' glaze of milky lavender blue suffused with a pale crackle and draining to a mushroom tone at the rim, the glaze pooling unevenly above the foot
11.4cm., 4½ in.
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Provenance

Collection of Johannes Hellner, Stockholm.

Sotheby's New York, 20th March 2002, lot 106.

Collection of Francisco Capelo.

Literature

Francisco Capelo et. al., Forms of Pleasure. Chinese Ceramics from Burial to Daily Life, London, 2009, pl. 55.

Catalogue Note

A slightly larger 'Jun' bowl of this unusual shape, covered in a lavender-blue glaze suffused with specks of purple, from the Toguri collection, was sold in these rooms, 9th June 2004, lot 59; and another is illustrated in Michael Sullivan, Chinese Ceramics, Bronzes and Jades in the Collection of Sir Alan and Lady Barlow, London, 1963, pl. 35c.

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