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A blue and white 'phoenix' ewer Ming Dynasty | 明 青花鳳凰花卉紋執壺

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15,000 - 25,000 GBP

A blue and white 'phoenix' ewer Ming Dynasty | 明 青花鳳凰花卉紋執壺

A blue and white 'phoenix' ewer Ming Dynasty | 明 青花鳳凰花卉紋執壺

Estimate:

15,000 - 25,000 GBP

A blue and white 'phoenix' ewer

Ming Dynasty

明 青花鳳凰花卉紋執壺


the globular body rising to a tall ribbed cylindrical neck and everted waisted rim, set to one side with a tall loop handle and to the other with a spout and strut, painted in rich cobalt-blue tones around the exterior with a broad band of phoenix in flight above leafy scrolling lotus, all between bands of lotus lappets at the flat base, key-fret and stiff-leaf bands at the neck

Height 29 cm, 11½ in. 

The ewer has over-painting encircling the whole of the neck and rim from the bottom edge of the key-fret band upwards, fritting to the edges of the spout and edges of the rim, a 5 x 15mm., area of misfiring to the top of the loop handle.


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.

Bonhams London, 12th November 2015, lot 113.

邦瀚斯倫敦,2015年11月12日,拍品113

Jean-Paul Desroches, Two Americans in Paris, A Quest for Asian Art, 2016, Paris, no. 257.

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