19 March 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 4,750
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
A BLANC-DE-CHINE SHALLOW CIRCULAR BRUSH WASHER OR NARCISSUS BOWL
With shallow sides, the lower rim cut with three arched notches, covered inside and out with a glaze of ivory color, the flat base unglazed
7 in. (17.7 cm.) diam., two wood stands, Japanese wood box
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
Acquired in Japan in the 1970s.
PROPERTY FROM A FAR EASTERN COLLECTION
The tiny and exquisitely beautiful curiosities that once housed tobacco are highly prized. Specialist Margi Gristina advises on..
Six ritual wine vessels offered in Important Chinese Art from the Fujita Museum sale realise $125.8 million