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Four Yixing Teapots

Auction:
3046T
Lot:
1183
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Discovery - 3046T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 07, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Four Yixing Teapots, China, a large teapot in the form of a three-tiered food container, the sides decorated with archaic-style dragons, four-character mark on base; a round brown teapot decorated with inscriptions; a squat blue teapot with incised calligraphy; and a bell-shaped brown teapot decorated with children and toad faces, ht. to 8 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China, Chinese culture, Chinese pottery, Kitchenware, Pottery, Tea, Teapots, Teaware, Yixing clay teapot, Yixing ware, Yuan dynasty

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