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Cinnabar Vase

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
387
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Cinnabar Vase, China, 18th/19th century, globular form with slightly flaring tubular neck, resting on a short waisted foot, the body decorated with four carved landscapes in circular panels, the neck with two flower-and-rock designs in lobed panels, against a carved ground covered with lotus scrolls and lappets, ht. 21 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

old chips and cracks to black-lacquered foot (possibly reinforced), new chips and surface scratches to some area, traces of relacquer to some chips, re-lacquered around mouth rim (now flaking), minor age cracks to some areas.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China, Aesthetics, Cinnabar, Containers, Decorative arts, Glass art, Lappet, Ornaments, Pottery, Scroll, Vase, Visual arts

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