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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 8

    A celadon carved baluster jar


    Price Realised  


    A celadon carved baluster jar
    Yuan/Ming dynasty
    The stoutly potted broad baluster body carved in relief with a band of composite foliate scroll above a row of upright chrysanthemum petals and below a narrow petal band on the shoulder, covered overall with a glaze of greenish-olive tone ending above the unglazed dark orange foot canting inward towards the glazed inset and bright orange rounded base, base chip
    28.5 cm. high

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    A similar example was exhibited at Benjamin J. Stein, Amsterdam, Catalogue, 1982, pp. 52-53, nr.37

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