Chinese Ovoid Earthenware Storage Vessel

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About

Rustically shaped, this terracotta vase looks like an ethnographic find. The decoration is sparse and gestural, including dashed and splattered strokes, broad translucent patches and smudged sections. Beautifully modern and archaic at the same time, its origin date is unknown.

Details

    Materials and Techniques
    Earthenware
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    15 in. H
    38 cm H
  • Diameter
    19.25
  • Dealer Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU82008754363
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2006

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Located in Chicago, IL

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