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Red- and Green-enameled Double Gourd Vase

Auction:
3134B
Lot:
83
Sold for:
$363,000$300,000

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

Description:

Red- and Green-enameled Double Gourd Vase, China, Ming dynasty, decorated with scrolling lotus design, a band of lingzhi scroll around the waist, six-character Jiajing mark on base, ht. 8 5/8 in.

Provenance: A prominent New England estate.
Estimate $10,000-15,000

a hairline crack to rim, enamel loss and some surface 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

China, Arts, Culture, Decorative arts, Jiajing Emperor, Lingzhi, Ming dynasty, Scroll, Visual arts, Zhi

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