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CHINESE CERAMICS FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTION

A ‘Longquan’ celadon mallet vase
Ming dynasty
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CHINESE CERAMICS FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTION

A ‘Longquan’ celadon mallet vase
Ming dynasty
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Details & Cataloguing

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A ‘Longquan’ celadon mallet vase
Ming dynasty
the cylindrical body tapering slightly towards the recessed base, the tall columnar neck rising to a wide everted mouthrim, flanked by a pair of dragon handles, covered overall in a translucent sea-green glaze suffused with a subtle crackle, the footring left unglazed revealing the dark brown dressing
26.7cm., 10 1/2 in.
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Provenance

Toguri Museum of Art, Tokyo.
Sotheby’s London, 10th June 2004, lot 581.

Exhibited

Exhibition of Ancient Chinese Ceramics from the Collection of the Kau Chi Society of Chinese Art, Art Gallery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 1981, cat. no. 56.

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