3 - 4 December 2002
A RUSSET-SPLASHED BLACK-GLAZED CONICAL BOWL,
Probably Japanese, early 20th century,
mimicking Song dynasty Henan-style dark wares, the sharply flared sides rising from a tall foot, covered in a lustrous black glaze with russet splashes
6½in. (16.5cm.) across
Sotheby's London, 13 October 1955, lot 23, Alfred Schoenlicht Collection.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
International Exhibition of Chinese Art, London, 1935, Catalogue, no. 1210.
Musee de l'Orangerie, Arts de la Chinese Ancinnes, Paris, 1937, Catalogue, no. 655.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Customs Duty (2.5%) is payable on the final bid price. Please note however that, if the purchased lot is subsequently exported within certain procedures, a majority of the Customs Duty may be refundable to the exporter.
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF MARIANNE LANDAU
Ahead of an online sale that honours their close bond, Meredith Etherington-Smith traces the roots of a 40-year collaboration
Francis Bacon's poignant celebration of George Dyer, the artist's most important subject, will star in Christie’s Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale on 17 May