A Longquan celadon footed censer Ming dynasty
Lot 1052
A Longquan celadon footed censer Ming dynasty
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Lot Details
Property from a Southern Gentleman
A Longquan celadon footed censer
Ming dynasty
Thickly potted with an inverted rim to the shallow, curving well, the exterior walls molded in high relief with a band of Eight Trigrams between combed wavy lines and supported on three animal-headed feet; the densely crackled and watery glaze of blue-green hue stopping unevenly around the exposed body clay at the center of the well and the raised circle centering the base, both burnt cinnamon-brown (firing crack, wear).
12 1/2in 31.5cm) diameter

Footnotes

  • Provenance :
    Christie's, New York sale 1545, 7-8 September 2005, lot 420,
    property from the collection of Mrs. Nelson A. Rockefeller
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