• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2196

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    15 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 320

    A SMALL PHOSPHATIC GLAZE-SPLASHED BROWN-GLAZED JAR

    TANG DYNASTY (618-907)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SMALL PHOSPHATIC GLAZE-SPLASHED BROWN-GLAZED JAR
    TANG DYNASTY (618-907)
    The globular body covered with a matte brown glaze decorated with swirls of milky bluish-white glaze that sweep around the shoulder and sides as well as the short neck and inside the everted rim, the glaze falling short of the foot to expose the granular ware burnt slightly orange in the firing
    5 in. (12.5 cm.) high., box


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    Provenance

    Spink & Son, London, 1983.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION