687
687

SOLD BY THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO

A BLUE-SPLASHED POTTERY JAR
TANG DYNASTY
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 3,500 USD
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687

SOLD BY THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO

A BLUE-SPLASHED POTTERY JAR
TANG DYNASTY
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 3,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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A BLUE-SPLASHED POTTERY JAR
TANG DYNASTY
of slightly compressed ovoid form, the rounded sides tapering to a short splayed foot, and rising to an everted rolled rim, the buff pinkish body covered by a thin layer of white slip around the neck and sides, flecked with irregular splashes of vibrant cobalt blue glaze cascading in painterly drips from the rim, beneath a pale straw glaze stopping just above the foot revealing the pinkish-buff body
Height 7 5/8  in., 19.4 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Kate Sturges Buckingham (1858-1937).
Gifted to the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, in memory of her sister Lucy Maud Buckingham (1870-1920) in 1924 (acc. no. 1924.291).

Important Chinese Art

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New York