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128
A pair of 'Cizhou' squared pillows
Song / Jin Dynasty
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 20,400 USD
JUMP TO LOT
128
A pair of 'Cizhou' squared pillows
Song / Jin Dynasty
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 20,400 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

A pair of 'Cizhou' squared pillows
Song / Jin Dynasty

each of waisted squared section, molded on each of the long sides with a chrysanthemum scroll alternating with a quatrelobed panel enclosing a chrysanthemum blossom on a trellis-diaper ground, with the seal of the Zhang family and the date in a vertical cartouche impressed on each end, the one covered in a creamy-white glaze dated 1056 AD, the other in a dark brown-black thinning over the protruding edges revealing the buff body, dated 1119 AD (2)


Quantity: 2
7 1/8 in., 18.2 cm
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Provenance

Personal Collection of Warren E. Cox, New York (by label).

Literature

Shinzo Shirae and Warren E. Cox, 'A Group of Sung Tz'u Chou Pillows', Oriental Art, vol. II, Autumn 1949, no. 2, p. 69.

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

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New York