Bowl shaped as lotus blossom


unknown - Bowl shaped as lotus blossom
One of the most valued kinds of ceramics in China were vessels with greenish glaze, known as celadon. Elegant silhouettes with subtle ornamentation of carved lotus leaves and a softly blended thick glaze are characteristic features of the best celadon objects from the Longquan workshops of the Yuan period.
measurements: height 6 cm
depth Ø 15 cm
material: stoneware
technique: celadon glaze
inventory number: Vu 2640
gallery collection: Collection of Asian and African Art