Song ceramics from a distinguished Asian family collection (lots 501-509)
A Jian 'hare's fur' tea bowl
Song Dynasty The heavily potted sides flaring upwards to a finger groove below the rim, covered inside and out with a lustrous black glaze finely streaked with a blanket of narrow 'hare's fur' markings, thinning to dark brown at the rim and pooling in a line above the circular foot ring exposing the coarse brown ware 12.1cm diam.
Provenance来源: Liu Liangyou personal collection 劉良佑私人收藏
A similar Jian 'hare's fur' bowl from the Muwentang collection, illustrated by Simon Kwan, Song Ceramics from the Muwentang collection, Hong Kong, 1994 cat. no 165, was sold at Sotheby's London, 12 November 2003, lot 64.
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