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Mother-of-pearl-inlaid White Porcelain Cup and Saucer

Auction:
3212B
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3212B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Mother-of-pearl-inlaid White Porcelain Cup and Saucer, China, possibly Kangxi period, a rounded shallow dish and a bowl-shape cup, decorated with a Daoist landscape in mother-of-pearl inlay to the dish interior and the cup exterior, six-character Chenghua mark in a double ring in underglaze blue on base, ht. to 1 7/8, dia. to 5 1/8 in.

Provenance: Property of Carl Crossman.
Estimate $600-800

extensive flaking and cracking to lacquered layers, cup with a repaired chip with two hairline cracks, surface stain and scratches particularly to the dish.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Carl Crossman, Art genres, Chinese porcelain, Doucai, Glass, Inlay, Kangxi Emperor, Metalworking, Porcelain, Underglaze, Visual arts, Woodworking, China

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