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Six Pottery Vessels

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2244
Lot:
6
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$323$275

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2244
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 19, 2004 10:00AM

Description:

Six Pottery Vessels, Japan and America, 20th century, used in the art of Ikebana floral arrangement, a small wood-fired vessel in white and ash glaze, a double-handled goblet form, a cylindrical vase with fluted decoration and a cylindrical vase with angular handles, both in cream and black glaze, and two oval vessels with brush glaze decoration, some with impressed marks, ht. 4 7/8 - 12 1/4 in.

Provenance: From the estate of Ms. Richardson, master arranger in the art of Ikebana. She traveled to Japan to study the art and brought back many pots from her travels.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Japan, Ash glaze, Ceramic glaze, Chinese ceramics, Floristry, Ikebana, Pottery

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