Lot 35Chinese Cizhou Glazed Pottery Bowl
The rounded sides resting on a low splayed foot, the interior painted with an iron red carp swimming amongst water plants and flowers, surrounded by iron red and green bands, covered with a layer of creamy white slip and a glossy transparent glaze stopping short of the foot revealing the pale buff body. Diameter 7 1/4 inches.
For a similar example see:
Sotheby's, Hong Kong, April 5, 2017, lot 3219
Scattered chips to rim, rim fritting. Rim chip with cooresponding crack. Pitting to surface, loss to glaze on interior. Original firing flaws to foot.
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