306
306

PROPERTY FROM AN OLD ASIAN FAMILY COLLECTION

A MOULDED YAOZHOU CELADON EWER
NORTHERN SONG – JIN DYNASTY
Estimate
100,000150,000
LOT SOLD. 137,500 HKD
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PROPERTY FROM AN OLD ASIAN FAMILY COLLECTION

A MOULDED YAOZHOU CELADON EWER
NORTHERN SONG – JIN DYNASTY
Estimate
100,000150,000
LOT SOLD. 137,500 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection

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A MOULDED YAOZHOU CELADON EWER
NORTHERN SONG – JIN DYNASTY
the globular body rising from a splayed foot to a cylindrical neck, set with a long curved spout opposite a strap handle, the body divided into five lobes, each lobe moulded in high relief with either a seated figure or two boys at play
14.5 cm, 5 3/4  in.
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Catalogue Note

The present ewer is highly unusual for its decoration, and no other example appears to be recorded. See an ewer of this form and typical floral design, sold in these rooms, 30th/31st May 2019, lot 305. For other Yaozhou wares with related applied figures, see a Northern Song dynasty stem lotus dish in the Shanghai Museum, published in Liu Liang-yu, A Survey of Chinese Ceramics, vol. 2: Sung Wares, Taipei, 1991, p. 97 top right.

Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection

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Hong Kong