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Yellow-glazed Dragon Bowl and Vase

Auction:
2885B
Lot:
239
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2885B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 19, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Yellow-glazed Dragon Bowl and Vase, China, 20th century, the upturned bell-shape bowl with flared and rolled rim, resting on a short straight foot, decorated with four dragon roundels on the exterior, six-character Kangxi mark in black underglaze; the bottle-shape vase with globular body and rolled rim, decorated with a dragon-and-cloud design above a band of wave pattern around foot rim and a ruyi cloud band around rim, six-character Qianlong mark in black underglaze on base, ht. to 9 1/2, dia. to 5 7/8 in.
Estimate $500-700

glazing flaws with clay impurities, pockmarks, otherwise in good condition.


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, Chinese art, Chinese culture, Porcelain, Ruyi, Underglaze

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