TWO MONOCHROME-GLAZED VASES, 19TH / 20TH CENTURY
TWO MONOCHROME-GLAZED VASES
19TH / 20TH CENTURY
十九 / 二十世紀 單色釉瓶兩件
Height of taller 11¾ in., 30 cm
The celadon-glazed vase with apprx. 2.5 x 4 cm U-shaped section broken into two pieces and restuck, and an associated apprx. 1.3 cm long rim chip. An apprx. 6.5 cm long diagonal body crack from the neck to the shoulder and a small associated flake.
The turquoise vase with an apprx. 7 cm long vertical hairline crack and scattered shallow flakes to the foot. The neck leans very slightly.
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Collection of Joseph and Florence Gitterman, acquired in New York City circa 1920s, and thence by descent.