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A russet-painted black-glazed vase, Northern Song / Jin dynasty | 北宋 / 金 黑釉鐵鏽花紋小口瓶

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 8,000 USD

Property from a Boston Private Collection

A russet-painted black-glazed vase, Northern Song / Jin dynasty | 北宋 / 金 黑釉鐵鏽花紋小口瓶

A russet-painted black-glazed vase, Northern Song / Jin dynasty | 北宋 / 金 黑釉鐵鏽花紋小口瓶

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 8,000 USD

Lot sold:

5,040

USD

A russet-painted black-glazed vase

Northern Song / Jin dynasty

北宋 / 金 黑釉鐵鏽花紋小口瓶


of ovoid form, the well rounded sides rising from a tapered foot to a short neck set with a flange below the lipped rim, freely painted around the body with russet brushstrokes forming stylized abstract foliate motifs, all against a glossy black glaze stopping above the foot to reveal the buff-colored stoneware body


Height 9 ⅜ in., 23.9 cm

In overall good condition with some expected firing imperfections and minor wear.


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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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Alberts-Langdon, Inc., Boston, 2002.