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Pair of Glazed Pottery Ducks

Auction:
2885B
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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

Description:

Pair of Glazed Pottery Ducks, China, possibly Ming dynasty or later, each standing with one leg resting on a brown-glazed rock formation with heads turned in a naturalistic pose, the detailed feathered body in a turquoise-green glaze with brown accents, with well-modeled brown-glazed eyes and beaks, ht. 10 1/2 in.

Provenance: The collection of Andre Carlhian (1883-1968).
Estimate $800-1,000

repair to beak and tail on one


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Keywords

Andre Carlhian, Ceramic art, Ceramic glazes, Ceramics, Pottery, China

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