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A blue and white 'lotus' ewer Ming dynasty, 16th Century | 明十六世紀 青花纏枝蓮紋執壺

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A blue and white 'lotus' ewer Ming dynasty, 16th Century | 明十六世紀 青花纏枝蓮紋執壺

A blue and white 'lotus' ewer Ming dynasty, 16th Century | 明十六世紀 青花纏枝蓮紋執壺

Estimate:

6,000 - 8,000 GBP

A blue and white 'lotus' ewer

Ming dynasty, 16th Century

明十六世紀 青花纏枝蓮紋執壺


of Islamic metalware form, the lobed octagonal body rising from a short straight foot to a short flaring neck with everted straight rim, set to one side with an elegant S-shaped spout secured by an S-shaped strut and to the other with a strap handle, painted with scrolling leafy flower sprays below floral sprays at the neck, the base with an apocryphal xuande mark 

Height 16.5 cm, 6½ in. 

The ewer has a chip to the tip of the spout, a crack running circa 1-2cm., above and around the foot with an associated hairline three-pointed crack extending 6 x 8 cm. in a T-shape up the side of the body and a circa 1cm., wide flake to the inner edge of the foot. Minor glaze firing imperfections.


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.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS” IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Pierre Cornette De Saint-CYR, 17th October 1983, lot 26.

來源:

Pierre Cornette De Saint-CYR,1983年10月17日,拍品26

Jean-Paul Desroches, Two Americans in Paris, A Quest for Asian Art, 2016, Paris, no. 284.

出版:

Jean-Paul Desroches編《Two Americans in Paris,A Quest for Asian Art》,2016年,巴黎,圖版284

From the Land of Asia, Pointe-à-Callière Museum, Montréal, 17th November 2016 - 19th March 2017.

From the Land of Asia, Kimbell Art Museum, Texas, 4th March – 19th August 2018.

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《From the Land of Asia》,Pointe-à-Callière 博物館,蒙特利爾,2016年11月17 - 2017年3月19日

《From the Land of Asia》,Kimbell美術館,德克薩斯,2018年3月4 - 8月19日