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    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 519

    A GLAZED WHITE WARE BALUSTER JAR AND COVER

    TANG DYNASTY (618-907)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GLAZED WHITE WARE BALUSTER JAR AND COVER
    TANG DYNASTY (618-907)
    The finely potted rounded jar with short neck and rounded rim, covered with a clear glaze over a white slip, the domed cover with bud finial similarly glazed
    11½ in. (29.2 cm.) high


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    A similar jar and cover is in the Victoria and Albert Museum, illustrated by Prodan, The Art of the T'ang Potter, 1961, no. 100; and another was included in the exhibition, Early Chinese ceramics and works of art, Eskenazi, London, 1974, pl. 14. Several jars without covers are illustrated in Mayuyama, Seventy Years, vol. 1, Tokyo, 1976, p. 83, figs. 219-22.

    Provenance

    The Chinese Porcelain Company, New York.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK COLLECTION