Song ceramics from a distinguished Asian family collection (lots 501-509)
A Jizhou paper-cut floral bowl
Southern Song dynasty Of rounded conical form, the interior resist-decorated with prunus blossoms reserved against the speckled brown ground, the exterior covered in a dark brown glaze that terminates above the unglazed circular foot exposing the light brown ware. 12.7cm diam.
Provenance来源: Liu Liangyou personal collection 劉良佑私人收藏
A similar Jizhou paper-cut bowl was included in Illustrated Catalogues of Tokyo National Museum: Chinese Ceramics, vol. 1, Tokyo, 1988, cat. no. 667. For an example sold at auction, see Sotheby's London, 19 June 2002, lot 29. For a closely related example, see Simon Kwan and Li Zhiyan, Song Ceramics, Hong Kong, 2012, pg.504, pl.220.
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