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Blue and White Inkstone and Cover

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
201
Sold for:
$615$500

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

Description:

Blue and White Inkstone and Cover, China, ruyi-shaped, decorated with dragon and phoenix on the cover, bands of meander and of wave around sides, white-glazed inkwell, bisque plain, enclosed with a raised white-glazed border, six-character Wanli mark on base, ht. 1 3/8, wd. 4 3/8 in.
Estimate $500-700

minor surface wear with some fine scratches.


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

phoenix, China, Blue and white pottery, Ceramic glaze, Chinese art, Chinese culture, Chinese porcelain, Glass, Meander, Porcelain, Pottery, Ruyi, Visual arts

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