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    Sale 2389

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 November 2007, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1755

    A LONGQUAN CELADON CARVED BALUSTER JAR, GUAN

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LONGQUAN CELADON CARVED BALUSTER JAR, GUAN
    EARLY MING DYNASTY, 14TH/15TH CENTURY

    The stoutly potted broad baluster body carved in crisp relief with a band of composite floral scroll above a band of upright chrysanthemum petals and below a narrow petal band on the shoulder, covered overall with a glaze of greenish-olive tone ending at the top of the thick unglazed foot which has fired dark orange and which cants inward towards the inset, glazed, rounded base
    9 1/8 in. (23.3 cm.) high, box


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN