London, South Kensington
9 February 2000
A 'IKORA' PATINATED AND GILT METAL VASE
BY WURTTEMBERGISCHE METALLWARENFABRIK, CIRCA 1928
of inverted baluster form, etched and gilded with stylised scrolls and foliage against green patinated ground, stamped factory mark -- 30cm. high; a vase, decorated with fruit and foliage, stamped marks -- 25cm. high; and another vase, stamped marks -- 13.5cm. high
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Please note this lot has been incorrectly illustrated in the catalogue: lot as viewed and catalogued.
In conversation with the Korean-American artist, whose recent painting The Evolution of Perception will be offered at Christie’s in Hong Kong on 25 November
As this 1,000-year-old Ru tea bowl comes to auction in Hong Kong, we look at the evolution of the grey-green ware from Yue to Yaozhou to Ru