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A rare sancai-glazed pottery bottle vase, Tang dynasty | 唐 三彩貼花瓶

Estimate:

20,000

to
- 30,000 USD

Chinese Ceramics: A Private Collection

A rare sancai-glazed pottery bottle vase, Tang dynasty | 唐 三彩貼花瓶

A rare sancai-glazed pottery bottle vase, Tang dynasty | 唐 三彩貼花瓶

Estimate:

20,000

to
- 30,000 USD

Lot sold:

50,400

USD

A rare sancai-glazed pottery bottle vase

Tang dynasty

 唐 三彩貼花瓶


resting on a spreading conical foot and surmounted by a tall cylindrical neck flaring to a trumpet mouth, the ovoid body with amber-glazed floral-and-foliate appliques against a splash-resist green ground, the mouth with floriform splashes, the base unglazed to reveal the buff pinkish body


Height 8 in., 20.4 cm

Restored from multiple breaks, with some sections infilled, and with considerable over-painting and overspray. The base with multiple sampling holes used for TL tests, including two in the center that are through the base.


有若干斷裂、經修,局部經填,大面積經補繪、噴釉。底曾開孔取樣以作TL測試,中心處兩孔穿底。


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In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

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Acquired prior to 2000.


來源

得於2000年之前

The floral-and-foliate palmette appliques on this vase evoke the encrustation of precious metal objects with jewels and pearls. This decorative style began in the Northern Qi period and continued through the Tang dynasty, appearing on a range of media including textiles, ceramics, and silver. A similar vase was sold in these rooms, 4th July 1986, lot 36. Another sold at Christie's New York, 12th September 2019, lot 836.


A related vase, with three incised bow-string bands around the neck, is in the collection of the Tokyo National Museum, published in Sato Masahiko, et al., Ceramic Art of the World: Sui and T'ang Dynasties, vol. 11, Tokyo, 1976, pl. 43. See also one from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Sedgwick, included in the International Exhibition of Chinese Art, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1935, cat. no. 2460, which features a ribbed molded neck. 


The result of Oxford Authentication thermoluminescence test no. C121j55 is consistent with the dating of this lot.


本品經牛津熱釋光檢測(編號C121j55),結果與其斷代相符