• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 7762

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 194

    A LARGE LONGQUAN CELADON TRIPOD CENSER

    SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY (1127-1279)

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE LONGQUAN CELADON TRIPOD CENSER
    SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY (1127-1279)
    The compressed globular body moulded with a raised rib at the shoulder, connected to three raised lines running vertically from the shoulder to each conical foot, the straight neck supporting a flattened everted mouth rim, covered overall in a crackled pale celadon glaze with small areas covered in old gilt lacquer
    5¾ in. (14.8 cm.) diam.


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