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Chinese ceramic “Yaozhou” celadon bowl of conical form, Northern Song dynasty.
Stock Number: 4977
Chinese ceramic “Yaozhou” celadon bowl of conical form with everted rim, the interior with carved chrysanthemum medallions on a scroll foliate ground encircling a central blossom, Northern Song dynasty, d. 10,8 cm, 4¼ in. Bespoke box. 9-17157
Illustrated: Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, by A. Varela Santos, 2018/2019, cat. 7.
Literature: Song Dynasty Ceramics, by R. Kerr, 2020 London, cat. 54, p. 73 for two bowls 18,3 cm in diameter but with a similar floral decoration.
◆ This bowl was manufactured at kilns in Shanxi or Henan Provinces. The Guangzhou Museum has a low bowl 15 cm, 6 in. in diameter.