Lot 52. A painted pottery cocoon jar, Han dynasty (206 BC-AD 220); 13 in. (33 cm.) wide, cloth box. Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500. Price Realised USD 2,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020
The rounded oblong body is supported on a short pedestal foot and surmounted by a circular neck rising to an everted rim, painted with vertical bands and scrolls in shades of pink, white and brick-red.
Please note this lot is the property of a private individual.
The Irving Collection, New York, no. 774.
Christie's. Art of China. Including Property from the Irving Collection. 18 Nov - 9 Dec 2020