A 'HENAN' IRON-BROWN-DECORATED TEADUST-GLAZED BOTTLE, JIN DYNASTY
40,000 - 60,000 USD
A 'HENAN' IRON-BROWN-DECORATED TEADUST-GLAZED BOTTLE
the tapering baluster body with broad swelling shoulders surmounted by a short double-ringed mouth, freely painted in iron-oxide with an abstract design of three birds in flight reserved on a speckled teadust-brown glaze, the glaze stopping neatly above the foot ring to reveal the buff body, the countersunk base glazed
Height 7⅞ in., 20.1 cm
The jar with a visible glaze flaw to the inner rim. The surface with wear, some crazing and glaze erosion. The surface has been cleaned and polished and there are minor potting flaws and imperfections characteristic of type.
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Sotheby's London, 9th June 1987, lot 164.
Collection of Robert E. Barron III (1930-2007), no. 40.
Christie's New York, 30th March 2005, lot 301.
Robert E. Barron三世 (1930-2007) 收藏，編號40
Heaven and Earth Seen Within. Song Ceramics from the Robert Barron Collection, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, 2000, cat. no. 40.
《Heaven and Earth Seen Within. Song Ceramics from the Robert Barron Collection》，新奧爾良藝術博物館，新奧爾良，2000年，編號40