A ‘Cizhou’ white-glazed jar and cover, Song dynasty

Lot 219. A ‘Cizhou’ white-glazed jar and cover, Song dynasty. Estimate 2,000 — 3,000 GBP (2,554 - 3,831 EUR). Photo Sotheby's

the rounded sides rising from a short straight foot, covered overall in a creamy-white glaze falling short of the foot to reveal the pinkish-buff body, the domed lotus cover with broad everted rim and surmounted by a short stalk knop. Quantity: 2 - 13 cm, 5 1/8 in. 

ProvenanceThomax Collection

ExhibitedKinesisk Keramik, Kollektion Thomax, Arabian Museo, Helsinki, 1994, cat. no.7.

Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, Londres, 11 mai 2016, 10:00 AM