125
125
An unusual small marbled-ware tripod censer
Tang dynasty / Five dynasties period
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 4,560 USD
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125
An unusual small marbled-ware tripod censer
Tang dynasty / Five dynasties period
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 4,560 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Concordia House Collection: Fine Chinese Jades and Important Works of Art from a Midwestern Family

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New York

An unusual small marbled-ware tripod censer
Tang dynasty / Five dynasties period

the body of compressed globular form, raised on three monster-mask legs, rising to a gently angled shoulder below the broad sloping rim, applied overall with a yellow-straw glaze over the black-and-white marbled clay


Height 3 1/2 in., 9 cm
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Provenance

Parke-Bernet, 14th October 1959, lot 152.
Personal Collection of Warren E. Cox, New York (by label).

Exhibited

Chinese Ceramics in Chicago Collections, Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1982, cat.no. 15, p. 32.

The Concordia House Collection: Fine Chinese Jades and Important Works of Art from a Midwestern Family

|
New York