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PROPERTY FROM THE RUI XIU LOU COLLECTION

A 'LONGQUAN' CELADON TRIPOD CENSER
SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY
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PROPERTY FROM THE RUI XIU LOU COLLECTION

A 'LONGQUAN' CELADON TRIPOD CENSER
SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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A 'LONGQUAN' CELADON TRIPOD CENSER
SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY
the compressed globular body rising from three short tapering legs to a short straight neck and broad everted rim, each leg with a narrow flange running up to a band at the shoulder, covered overall with an even matte blue-green glaze
Width 9.5 cm, 3 3/4  in. 
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Provenance

Sotheby's New York, 7th November 1980, lot 153.
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Bernat, New York.

Exhibited

Chinese Ceramics of the Sung Dynasty (960-1279), The Currier Gallery of Art, Manchester, New Hampshire, Exhibition April 11 - May 31, 1959, no. 34. 
On loan to the Museum of Fine Art, Boston (according to catalogue entry).
Shiruku Rōdo kotōji ten [Exhibition of Ceramics from the Silk Road], September 17 – 23, 1981, Art Gallery on the 8th Floor of Matsuzakaya Honten, Nagoya.



Literature

Kristian Jacobsen and Charles E. Buckley, Chinese Ceramics of the Sung Dynasty, Manchester, New Hampshire, 1959, pl. 34.

Important Chinese Art

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