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    Sale 1978

    Japanese And Korean Art

    18 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 430

    A Blue and White Porcelain Jar

    CHOSON PERIOD (18TH CENTURY)

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    A Blue and White Porcelain Jar
    Choson period (18th century)
    The ovoid jar with tall, upright neck and set on an inset, raised circular foot, painted in pale strokes of underglaze cobalt with bamboo and covered with a glossy transparent glaze, foot rim unglazed, recessed base partially glazed and with kiln grit
    10¾in. (27.4cm.) high


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    For other jars, see Catalogue 14, Special Exhibition of White Porcelain Jars in Choson Period, exh. cat. (Seoul: Ewha Womans University Museum, 1985), pl. 68; Richo no toji ten (Exhibition of Choson-period ceramics), exh. cat. (Shizuoka: Sano Museum, 1984), no. 42.