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An important and rare archaic bronze ritual wine vessel and cover (Fang Yi), Late Shang Dynasty, Anyang, 12th Century BC | 商末 安陽 公元前十二世紀 得方彝

An important and rare archaic bronze ritual wine vessel and cover (Fang Yi), Late Shang Dynasty, Anyang, 12th Century BC | 商末 安陽 公元前十二世紀 得方彝

An important and rare archaic bronze ritual wine vessel and cover (Fang Yi), Late Shang Dynasty, Anyang, 12th Century BC | 商末 安陽 公元前十二世紀 得方彝

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An important and rare bronze ritual wine vessel and cover (Fang Yi)

Late Shang Dynasty, Anyang, 12th Century BC

商末 安陽 公元前十二世紀 得方彝


the interior of the cover cast with a single pictogram reading De (2)

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Height 7⅞ in., 20 cm

The vessel has an approx. 1.8 cm long crack to the rim and another shorter one to the foot. Otherwise, the vessel and cover are in overall good condition with some expected wear and minor casting imperfections, including a few insignificant faint lines to the interior base of the vessel, visible under X-Ray, and two small original cast patches to the interior of the cover. X-Ray images available upon request.


器口沿見一道約1.8公分微細裂紋,足亦見一更短微裂。除此外,器及蓋整體品相良好,見些許正常磨損及輕微鑄造瑕疵,包括器內底幾道細微線紋(X光片中可見)以及蓋內兩處原始小片補鑄。X光片可供索取。


Because this lot was imported into the United States after September 1, 2020, it is subject to an import tariff of 7.5% of the value declared upon entry into the United States. $37,500, plus applicable sales tax will be included on your invoice unless you instruct Sotheby's to arrange shipping of the lot to a foreign address. For more information on the import tariff, please review the Symbol Key in the back of the catalogue. If you have any questions, please contact tariffs@sothebys.com


由於本拍品在2020年9月1日之後進口到美國,所以買家可能需就本拍品支付進口關稅,金額為拍品進口美國當時申報價值的7.5%。除非您要求蘇富比安排運送拍品到美國境外之地址,否則發票上將包括37,500美元以及相關的銷售稅。如欲查詢進口關稅的更多信息,請查閱目錄背面的附錄。 如有任何疑問,敬請聯繫tariffs@sothebys.com


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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.

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.


我們很高興為您提供上述拍品狀況報告。由於敝公司非專業修復人員,在此敦促您徵詢其他專業修復人員,以獲得更詳盡、專業之報告。



準買家應該檢查每件拍品以確認其狀況,蘇富比所作的任何陳述均為主觀看法而非事實陳述。雖然本狀況報告或有針對某拍品之討論,但所有拍賣品均根據印於圖錄內之業務規則以拍賣時狀況出售。

Collection of Armand Trampitsch (1890-1975), (by repute). 

Maître Maurice Rheims, Commissaire-Priseur, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 6th/7th June 1956, lot 105.

Collection of Dr Wou Kiuan (1910-1997). 

Wou Lien-Pai Museum, 1968-present, coll. no. E.4.12. 


Armand Trampitsch (1890-1975) 收藏 (傳)

Maître Maurice Rheims 拍賣行,德魯奧拍賣中心,巴黎,1956年6月6/7日,編號105

吳權博士 (1910-1997) 收藏

吳蓮伯博物院,1968年至今,編號E.4.12

Michel Beurdeley, 'Les bronzes archaïques chinois', Connaissance des Arts, August 1957, 57.

Rose Kerr et al., Chinese Antiquities from the Wou Kiuan Collection. Wou Lien-Pai Museum, Hong Kong, 2011, pl. 9.


Michel Beurdeley,〈Les bronzes archaïques chinois〉,《藝術知識》,1957年8月頁57

柯玫瑰等,《Chinese Antiquities from the Wou Kiuan Collection. Wou Lien-Pai Museum》,香港,2011年,圖版9