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A blue and white moon flask Ming dynasty | 明 青花玉兔纏枝花卉紋抱月瓶

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A blue and white moon flask Ming dynasty | 明 青花玉兔纏枝花卉紋抱月瓶

A blue and white moon flask Ming dynasty | 明 青花玉兔纏枝花卉紋抱月瓶

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 GBP

A blue and white moon flask

Ming dynasty

明 青花玉兔纏枝花卉紋抱月瓶


the flattened globular body rising from a spreading quatre-lobed foot to a waisted neck with tapering conical mouth supported by a pair of ruyi handles, moulded to the centre of each side with a concave medallion enclosing a hare encircled by lotus lappet and lotus scroll bands, the neck with a stiff leaf band below ruyi and key-fret bands at the mouth

Height 24.5 cm, 9½ in.

The flask has over-painting to one side of the foot extending circa 4cm., up into the lower body, over-painting encircling the rim and extending to a maximum of 3cm., down the neck, the body has a slight lean and several minor glaze firing imperfections.


足一側有補釉,約4公分,上延至瓶底,口沿亦有補釉,最大約3公分,下延至頸,瓶身略微傾斜,有窰燒微瑕。


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.

Jean-Paul Desroches, Two Americans in Paris, A Quest for Asian Art, 2016, Paris, no. 286.

Jean-Paul Desroches編《Two Americans in Paris,A Quest for Asian Art》,2016年,巴黎,圖版286

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.

《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