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Yixing Teapot

Auction:
3134B
Lot:
209
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3134B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Yixing Teapot, China, in the manner of Feng Guilin (1907-1945), lobed gourd-shape, decorated with molded plum blossoms on gnarled branches, mark reading "Jiang Cuifeng zhi" on base, ht. 6 3/4 in.
Estimate $700-900

hairline cracks to mouth rim with one running through to bottom, traces of retouches and repairs around mouth.


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, Archaeplastida, Chinese culture, Chinese pottery, Feng, Guilin, Pottery, Prunus mume, Teapot, Teaware, Yixing clay teapot, Yuan dynasty, Zhi

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