Asian Art Online Auction

April 25, 2013

LOT 1
Large Moulded Dragon and Phoenix Bowl, Japan, Late 19th Century
  • Large Moulded Dragon and Phoenix Bowl, Japan, Late 19th Century

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Large Moulded Dragon and Phoenix Bowl, Japan, Late 19th Century

Imitating Chinese Ding ware, with a broad rim sloping steeply towards a narrowed foot, the interior with a sinuous dragon and phoneix surrounded by blooming lotuses, a thick and even white glaze throughout
diameter 10.2" — 26 cm.
impressed maker’s mark to bottom edge
rim mounted in bronze, no other condition problems noted

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $1,980

Provenance:

From the Collection of Sir William Cornelius Van Horne (1843-1915), Montreal, acquired during the late 19th century

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Origin: China
Period: Ming
Wares: Bowl