• Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5812

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles

    6 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 199

    A GROUP OF THREE LARGE CERAMIC JARS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GROUP OF THREE LARGE CERAMIC JARS
    comprising a Neolithic painted pottery jar with a pair of lug handles, painted around the upper section and flared neck with various geometric design; a black glazed mirror finish stoneware bottle vase, with slender neck, possibly Song Dynasty (960-1279); and a South-East Asian black stoneware jar -- the first, 14 1/8in. (36cm.) high. (3)


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    Provenance

    Plesch collection; acquired from Clayton, London, September 1971 (Cv 36); from Glade Antiques, 8th September 1997 (Cv 36A); from Vanessa Purcell, Arley Hall, 16th October 1993 (Cv 32).