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Green Glazed Censer

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1094
Sold for:
$948$800

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

Description:

Green Glazed Censer, China, Han dynasty (206 B.C.–220 A.D.), Po Shan type, the domed cover decorated in relief and openwork with a hunting scene, supported on a stem bowl-shaped stand with a wide platform base, all covered with a vibrant moss green glaze, ht. 8 3/8 in.

Provenance: Ex-collection of Robert H. Ellsworth.



Estimate $500-700

Degraded surface, cracks to the foot

Keywords

British Columbia, China, Robert H. Ellsworth, Ceramic glaze, Chinese ceramics, Han Dynasty, Pottery

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