A CÉLADON-GLAZED BOWL
Korea, Goryeo dynasty, 12th-13th century
The lobed walls of the bowl emulating the natural shape of bamboo.
6,5 x 12,5 cm
Provenance: ambassador Francesco Rausi.
Korean ceramists of the Goryeo dynasty were often inspired by nature in their creations, a theme which take the name of sanghyeong (v. La terre, le feu, l’esprit. Chefs-d’œuvre de la céramique coréene, exhibition catalogue, Paris 2016, p. 76, n. 37).