710
710

SOLD BY THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO

A 'DING' MELON-FORM EWER
NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY 
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 32,500 USD
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710

SOLD BY THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO

A 'DING' MELON-FORM EWER
NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY 
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 32,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A 'DING' MELON-FORM EWER
NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY 
the ovoid hexalobed body with a curved spout to one side below a narrow double line border and inward sloping rim, the line border repeated around the base, all surmounted by a tall 'woven rope' upright loop handle emerging from a sprig-molded floral applique and terminating in three straps, each issuing from further foliate appliques, all covered in a lustrous milky-white glaze 
Height  6 1/2  in., 16.5 cm
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Provenance

Paul Mallon, Paris (according to label).
Collection of Russell M. Tyson (1867-1963).
Bequest to the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, in 1964 (acc. no. 1964.826).

Important Chinese Art

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