(China – )
5.8 x 16.6 cm
Chinese Yaozhou ware, a dark green Northern celadon, was the inspiration for this bowl and many others produced at this time (but not later). The decoration is a moulded design of flowers. The five stilt marks which form a circle in the centre are typical of this type of ware.
The Asian Collections, AGNSW, 2003, pg.300.
Jackie Menzies (Editor), The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2003, 300 (colour illus.).
John Stevenson and John Guy, Vietnamese Ceramics: a separate tradition, United States of America, 1997, 233. Comparative piece cat.no. 108