16 février 2016

A white porcelain lobed ewer, Liao-Northern Song dynasty, 10th-11th century

A white porcelain lobed ewer, Liao-Northern Song dynasty, 10th-11th century © Christie's Image 2003 With deep melon-lobed body rising from the shallow ring foot to the conformingly notched rim of the canted shoulder, the triple-strand strap handle attached to the tall narrow neck opposite a curved handle emerging from the jaws of a dragon head, covered with a finely crackled clear glaze - 8¼in. (20.9cm.) high, box. Lot 238. Estimate $8,000 - $12,000. Price Realized $7,170  Notes: This wine ewer... [Lire la suite]