468
468

PROPERTY FROM A HONG KONG PRIVATE COLLECTION

A BROWN-SPLASHED FIGURE OF A DOG AND A ROOSTER
NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 275,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
468

PROPERTY FROM A HONG KONG PRIVATE COLLECTION

A BROWN-SPLASHED FIGURE OF A DOG AND A ROOSTER
NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 275,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese ‎Art including Selected Works of Art from the T.Y. Chao Family Collection

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Hong Kong

A BROWN-SPLASHED FIGURE OF A DOG AND A ROOSTER
NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY
each modelled in the form of an animal and detailed with cross-hatching and incisions, covered in a transparent bluish glaze liberally splashed in rust-brown
9.8 and 12.9 cm, 3 7/8  and 5 in.
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Exhibited

In Pursuit of Antiquities: Thirty-fifth Anniversary Exhibition of the Min Chiu Society, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong, 1995, cat. no. 108.

Catalogue Note

See a figure of a tortoise and snake and one of a stork perched on rocks in the Museum of East Asian Art, Bath, illustrated in Brian McElney, Inaugural Exhibition Volume 1, Chinese Ceramics, Bath, 1993, nos 65 and 67. The aforementioned examples, attributed to the Northern Song dynasty, were also executed in a similar brown-splashed glaze, and shared closely related modelling techniques such as the cross-hatching on the bird's wings and the facial features of the animals.

Chinese ‎Art including Selected Works of Art from the T.Y. Chao Family Collection

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Hong Kong