717
717

SOLD BY THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO

A 'CIZHOU' CARVED 'LOTUS' PILLOW
NORTHERN SONG / JIN DYNASTY
Estimate
10,00015,000
JUMP TO LOT
717

SOLD BY THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO

A 'CIZHOU' CARVED 'LOTUS' PILLOW
NORTHERN SONG / JIN DYNASTY
Estimate
10,00015,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

|
New York

A 'CIZHOU' CARVED 'LOTUS' PILLOW
NORTHERN SONG / JIN DYNASTY
the elegantly shaped trefoil top deftly incised through the creamy-white slip revealing the buff-colored body, with a conforming medallion enclosing a luxuriant lotus flower borne on a leafing stem reserved against a ‘fish-roe’ ground, enclosed within a double-line border, and raised on a tall pentagonal base, all covered with a clear glaze stopping above the unglazed base
Width 10 7/8  in., 27.8 cm
Read Condition Report Read Condition Report

Provenance

Collection of Russell M. Tyson (1867-1963).
Gifted to the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago in 1945 (acc. no. 1945.305).

Important Chinese Art

|
New York