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Pair of Blue and White Covered Jars

Auction:
3134B
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3134B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Blue and White Covered Jars, China, 18th century, elongated baluster form, with high neck and banded foot rim, decorated with bird and flower designs in four shaped panels against a floral scroll ground, upturned bell-shape cover with a barbed rim, lingzhi mushroom mark on base, with stands, ht. 25 5/8 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

both slightly crooked, repairs and a hairline crack to the rim of one, the other with repaired cracks to base, both covers with frittings and chips to the rims.


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, Architecture, Arts, Baluster, Decorative arts, Lingzhi, Mushroom, Non-timber forest products, Ornaments, Scroll, Visual arts

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