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    Sale 2268

    Fine Chinese Art from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    18 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 322

    A SANCAI-GLAZED POTTERY GLOBULAR JAR

    TANG DYNASTY (618-907)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SANCAI-GLAZED POTTERY GLOBULAR JAR
    TANG DYNASTY (618-907)
    The shoulder decorated in green, amber and ivory glaze with seven petals reserved on a green ground above a raised border and a band resist-decorated with white dots on a green and amber ground falling in an irregular line atop a white slip towards the flared foot with flat base, the short neck and everted rim covered in an amber glaze and the interior with a thin transparent wash of yellowish color
    7 in. (17.8 cm.) across, box


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    Provenance

    C. Edward Wells, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1963.


    Exhibited

    Columbia University, New York, February 1965.
    3500 Years of Chinese Art: Ceramics from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1987.