766
766

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ARTHUR AND SARA JO KOBACKER

A PAIR OF FINELY CARVED 'YAOZHOU' 'PEONY' BOWLS
NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 32,500 USD
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766

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ARTHUR AND SARA JO KOBACKER

A PAIR OF FINELY CARVED 'YAOZHOU' 'PEONY' BOWLS
NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 32,500 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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A PAIR OF FINELY CARVED 'YAOZHOU' 'PEONY' BOWLS
NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY
the deep sides rising conically from a short, straight foot, the interior richly carved with two supple peony stems descending along the sides and then sweeping up in opposite directions and issuing resplendent blossoms, a dense field of unfurling leaves surrounding the blooms, the rhythmic movement of the petals and leaves accentuated by the combed lines texturing their surfaces, all surrounded by a plain band beneath the rim, the rim cut with six shallow notches for a petal effect, the exterior carved with vertical grooves fanning up the sides, covered overall in a translucent olive-green glaze save for the foot (2)
Diameter 7 1/2  in., 19.1 cm
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Provenance

Sotheby's London, 17th November 1999, lot 729.

Important Chinese Art

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