2015_NYR_03720_3297_000(a_large_zitan_brush_pot_bitong_17th-18th_century)

Lot 3297. A large huanghuali brush pot, bitong, 17th-18th century; 12 1/8 in. (30.8 cm.) highEstimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000Price Realized USD 125,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015

Of massive proportions and plain cylindrical form, the sides have an attractive grain. The base is fitted with a circular plug.

Provenance: Sotheby's New York, 23 March 1999, lot 16.

Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 15 - 16 March 2015, New York, Rockefeller Plaza