521
521
A LARGE WHITE-GLAZED JAR
TANG DYNASTY 
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 12,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
521
A LARGE WHITE-GLAZED JAR
TANG DYNASTY 
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 12,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A LARGE WHITE-GLAZED JAR
TANG DYNASTY 
the broad baluster body rising from a slightly splayed base to gently rounded shoulders surmounted by a waisted neck and everted rim, covered overall with a clear glaze over a white slip, stopping unevenly above the base to reveal the fine buff body, Japanese wood box (3) 
Height 11 1/2  in., 29.4 cm 
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Catalogue Note

White-glazed jars of such large proportions are unusual, although a related example with cover, in the Idemitsu Museum of Arts, Tokyo, is illustrated in Chinese Ceramics in the Idemitsu Collection, Tokyo, 1987, pl. 23; another from the Meiyintang Collection is published in Regina Krahl, Chinese Ceramics in the Meiyintang Collection, vol. 1, London, 1994, pl. 228; and a slightly larger example from the Yang De Tang Collection was sold in these rooms, 17th March 2015, lot 51.

A Noble Pursuit: Important Chinese and Korean Art from a Japanese Private Collection

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New York