Jar

Stoneware with incised decoration | 17 x 17in | Eastern Han Dynasty (25-220 C.E.)

Chinese Artist

Sickman purchased this jar from dealer Celestin Liu in Peiping (modern day Beijing), China in 1931. Sickman paid lower prices to dealers in China than in the United States, but this economic advantage came with a logistical challenge: the distance be...
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