CHINESE POTTERY CARVED CELADON-GLAZED DISH, CIRCA 1640.Est. $800-$1,200
Sold: $1,320 ($1,100)
Covered in a crackled glaze, freely incised in the center with a peony spray, the rim surrounded by a border of concentric waves. Diameter 12 ⅜ inches. Together with a small celadon-glazed pottery bowl, incised in the center with a chrysanthemum blossom within fluted sides. Diameter 5 ⅛ inches. (2)
Provenance: The first, “The Private Collection of Captain M. Hatcher,” Christie’s Amsterdam, February 14, 1985, lot 146, bearing label.