Sale 16AS02 | Lot 20

Two Chinese Neolithic Painted Pottery Jars

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art
Two Chinese Neolithic Painted Pottery Jars

Lot Details

Lot 20
Two Chinese Neolithic Painted Pottery Jars
Neolithic Period/ Banshan Culture
Each globular body tapering sharply towards a flat foot, painted around the shoulder in red and black pigments, one with circular medallions enclosing diamond and crosshatch designs on a geometric ground, between two loop handles and below a waisted neck rising to an everted rim applied with linear bosses; the other painted with bold diagonal lines on a fishnet ground interrupted by lug handles on the lower body, the short neck painted with a zigzag pattern flanked by a pair of loop handles. Height of taller 12 3/4 inches.

C Property of a Park Avenue Collector

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $531 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Vase with stripe pattern on shoulder with possible remodeling to one handle.

Both vases with wear and minor losses to pigment.

Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. 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.

No condition report? Click here to request one.

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $531 (includes buyer's premium)

Ask the Specialist Track Lot
Catalogue Info

Asian Works of Art

Mon, Sep 12, 2016 at 10am EDT
View All Lots