2 - 3 April 2013
PROPERTY FROM THE SPRINGFIELD MUSEUMS, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUNDS
This lot is offered without a reserve
A GROUP OF EARLY CHINESE POTTERY FIGURES,
ZHOU-HAN DYNASTIES (1100 BC-AD 220),
comprising a grey pottery head fragment, Zhou dynasty (1100-256 BC); a grey pottery male tomb figure, and a painted pottery figure of a dancing girl, each Han dynasty (206 BC-AD 220); together with a grey pottery figure of a kneeling woman, possibly Han dynasty
The tomb figure 24in. (61cm.) high (4)
Raymond A. Bidwell (1876-1954) Collection.
The Springfield Museums, Springfield, Massachusetts, accessioned in 1962.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
This lot is offered without reserve.
Celebrity estate agent Josh Flagg on how he acquired a gilt mirror and other treasures formerly owned by Betsy Bloomingdale
Christie’s Decorative Arts and Design specialists reveal the people, places and spaces that spark their senses
An exceptional example of the most valuable illustrated book ever produced — and an icon of American art — will be offered on 14 June to benefit conservation causes
An expert introduction to Bulgari rings, bracelets, necklaces and watches, including cutting-edge concepts such as the Trombino ring and the Serpenti bracelet-watch