Lot 322: WATER DROPPER WITH TIGER
19 November 2016
Vienna, Vienna, AustriaLive Auction
Glazed ceramic. Korea, 18th until 19th cent.
Rectangular water dropper with two openings and relief depictions on the upper surface. A "tiger in a bamboo grove" is shown, while the beast of prey is rather similar to a funny cat, as known in Korean painting. The tiger has one paw raised, his little head seems to be smirking. Light greenish Seladon glaze.
SIZE 2,7 x 9,2 x 6,7 CM
From an old German collection specialized in Japanese ceramics