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    Sale 2268

    Fine Chinese Art from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    18 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 328

    A CIZHOU PAINTED CIRCULAR BOX AND COVER

    SONG/JIN DYNASTY, 11TH-12TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    A CIZHOU PAINTED CIRCULAR BOX AND COVER
    SONG/JIN DYNASTY, 11TH-12TH CENTURY
    The slightly domed cover fluidly painted in brown over a white slip with a peony sprig, all under a clear glaze, the shallow box similarly covered in a white slip and clear glaze with an unglazed foot rim surrounding the unglazed countersunk base
    4¼ in. (10.8 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Ruth Dreyfus Collection, no. 21, 1970.


    Exhibited

    3500 Years of Chinese Art: Ceramics from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1987.