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Cizhou Sgraffito Vase

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1120
Sold for:
$4,148$3,500

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

Description:

Cizhou Sgraffito Vase, China, Song dynasty (960-1279), the well-potted ovoid body carved through the white slip to the gray color of the body with two bands of floral and leafy scrolls, covered by a clear glaze, ht. 4 3/4 in.

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

Flaky enamel to the rim

Keywords

China, Robert H. Ellsworth, Ceramic glaze, Chinese ceramics, Pottery, Sgraffito, Song Dynasty, Vase

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