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Three Small Blue and White Asian Porcelain Items

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

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

Description:

Three Small Blue and White Asian Porcelain Items, China, 18th/19th century, a round covered box, decorated with a floret on the cover top and a lappet band around the cover; a trapezoidal covered box with square mouth, the body decorated with the Eight Immortals and a calligraphy work, six-character Jiajing mark on base; and a bulbous covered jar, possibly Japan, decorated with cranes and stylized foliate designs, the domed cover with a lotus knob, ht. to 2 1/4, dia. to 2 5/8 in.

Provenance: Sold to benefit the preservation of the collections of the Danvers Historical Society.
Estimate $500-700

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, Japan, Blue and white porcelain, Box, Chinese porcelain, Dome, Jiajing Emperor, Porcelain

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