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Rare Cizhou Jar

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1086
Sold for:
$5,629$4,750

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 04, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Rare Cizhou Jar, China, Song dynasty (960-1279), the ovoid body painted in dark brown with florets alternating with vertical lines, flanked by short strap lug handles, covered with a clear glaze, ht. 5 3/4 in.

Provenance: Ex-collection of Robert H. Ellsworth.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

China, Robert H. Ellsworth, Ceramic glaze, Chinese ceramics, Pottery

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