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AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL (DING), LATE SHANG DYNASTY

Estimate:

80,000

to
- 120,000 USD

PROPERTY FROM THE KLINK FAMILY COLLECTION

AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL (DING), LATE SHANG DYNASTY

AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL (DING), LATE SHANG DYNASTY

Estimate:

80,000

to
- 120,000 USD

Lot sold:

226,800

USD

AN ARCHAIC BRONZE RITUAL FOOD VESSEL (DING)

LATE SHANG DYNASTY

商末 鼎鼎



the deep U-shaped body supported on three tall cylindrical legs, the everted rim set with two upright loop handles, crisply cast around the body with a band of three pairs of stylized confronting dragons against a leiwen ground, centered by short vertical flanges, all above a skirt of pendent triangular lappets enclosing formalized cicadas on leiwen ground, cast to the inside rim with a single pictogram reading ding, the surface with malachite encrustation, wood stand (2)


銘文:


Height 8⅝ in., 22 cm

The rim has a restored crack, measuring approx. 2 cm long. Otherwise, the vessel is in overall good condition with some expected wear, consistent with age. X-ray images available upon request.


整體品相良好,惟見口沿一處約2公分長舊裂經修補。器面見磨痕,實屬正常。

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 In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

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Collection of A. F. Glathe.

Collection of William A. Klink (1923-2019), acquired prior to 1947, and thence by descent.


來源

A. F. Glathe 收藏

威廉姆•克林克 (1923-2019) 收藏,得於1947年之前,此後家族傳承

Chen Mengjia, Meidiguozhuyi jielue de woguo Yin Zhou tongqi jilu [Compilation of Yin and Zhou archaic bronzes in America], Beijing, 1962, no. A16.


出版

陳夢家,《美帝國主義劫掠的我國殷周銅器集錄》,北京,1962年,編號A16