18 août 2019

An unusual small molded Dehua water pot, 17th-18th century

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Lot 722. An unusual small molded Dehua water pot, 17th-18th century; 3 7/8 in. (9.9 cm.) diamEstimate USD 2,000 - USD 4,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019

The vessel has a compressed globular body applied on the sides with alternating archaistic dragon roundels and scrolls, and is covered overall with an even white glaze of pale ivory tone.

Provenance: Kate Sturges Buckingham (1858–1937) Collection, Chicago, before 1925.
The Art Institute of Chicago, accessioned as the Collection of Lucy Maud Buckingham (1870-1920) in 1925. 

Christie'sChinese Art from The Art Institute of Chicago, New York, 12 September 2019


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