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SOLD BY THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO

A 'CIZHOU' SGRAFFIATO 'LOTUS' PILLOW
NORTHERN SONG / JIN DYNASTY
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 1,250 USD
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714

SOLD BY THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO

A 'CIZHOU' SGRAFFIATO 'LOTUS' PILLOW
NORTHERN SONG / JIN DYNASTY
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 1,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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A 'CIZHOU' SGRAFFIATO 'LOTUS' PILLOW
NORTHERN SONG / JIN DYNASTY
of bean shape, the slightly sloping concave top carved through creamy white slip with a lush lotus blossom borne on a leafing stem reserved against a ‘fish-roe’ ground enclosed within a key fret border, the sides freely incised with scrollwork between single-line borders, all covered in a transparent glaze, the base partially glazed
Length 11 in., 28 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Russell M. Tyson (1867-1963).
Bequest to the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, in 1964 (acc. no. 1964.792).

Important Chinese Art

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