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A carved Longquan celadon jar and cover and more art by Exhibited by Littleton & Hennessy

A carved Longquan celadon jar and cover, Yuan/early Ming dynasty
35.5 x 33.6 cm (h x w)

Provenance:
- A private Irish collection
- Christie’s Hong Kong ‘Imperial Sale; Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art’, 29 May 2013, lot 2243
- Christie's New York, 22 March 2012, lot 1971
- Christie's London, 13 May 2008, lot 181
The well-potted globular body is carved with a wide band of composite foliate scroll above a band of upright petals. The cover is potted with undulating scalloped edges below a similar foliate scroll pattern, and is surmounted by a stem finial.



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