An Yixing stoneware 'loquat' and 'mango' water dropper Contemporary, signed Jiang Rong
Lot 637
An Yixing stoneware 'loquat' and 'mango' water dropper Contemporary, signed Jiang Rong
Sold for HK$ 250,000 (US$ 32,257) inc. premium
Lot Details
Yixing Stoneware from a distinguished Asian family collection (lots 585-640)
An Yixing stoneware 'loquat' and 'mango' water dropper
Contemporary, signed Jiang Rong
Both naturalistically worked, one shaped in resemblance to a mango fruit with two holes and inscription at the base, another in the form of three loquat fruits bound together on a gnarled branch, each with a square seal mark, fitted boxes.
Largest: 9.7cm long. (4).

Footnotes

  • Illustrated 出版:
    Ho Chien, Purple Clay. Wellington Wang's Collection of Yixing Wares, Taipei, 1993, p.218-219.
    何健,《紫泥 王度宜興珍藏冊》,奇園國際藝術中心,台北,1993,頁218-219。

    段泥枇杷及芒果水滴

    「蔣」篆文方印、「蓉」篆文方印兩枚
    「上林佳侶」、「蔣」楷文方印、「蓉」楷文方印

    水滴成象生成熟枇杷形,枝幹處及其中一個枇杷底開洞,巧妙上色配合紫砂本來的質感,栩栩如生,枝幹處鈐「蔣」篆文方印及「蓉」篆文方印;另在一枇杷上鈐「蓉」篆文方印。另一水滴為象生芒果水滴,均衡拋光表現出初熟芒果形態,頭尾處開小洞,底部題「上林佳侶」,旁鈐「蔣」楷文方印、「蓉」楷文方印。
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