02 juillet 2014

Magot, Anonyme

Magot, Anonyme. Photo courtesy Chiale Antiquariato SAS. MASTERPIECES LONDON 2014. CHIALE ANTIQUARIATO SAS. STAND D25. Via S. Tempia 22, 12035 Racconigi, Italy. T +39 0172 85284 - E-mail info@chialeantiquariato.com - Website http://www.chialeantiquariato.com/
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02 juillet 2014

Antonio del Pollaiolo, Portrait of young woman, Vespucci Family?, around 1465 - 70.

Antonio del Pollaiolo, Portrait of young woman, Vespucci Family?, around 1465 - 70. Photo courtesy Chiale Antiquariato SAS. Bust in painted and gilded wood Cm. 45 x 41 x 23 MASTERPIECES LONDON 2014. CHIALE ANTIQUARIATO SAS. STAND D25. Via S. Tempia 22, 12035 Racconigi, Italy. T +39 0172 85284 - E-mail info@chialeantiquariato.com - Website http://www.chialeantiquariato.com/
02 juillet 2014

Pair of lacquered wooden lions, Venice, XVIII century

Pair of lacquered wooden lions,  Venice, XVIII century, 25x40x10 cm. Photo courtesy Chiale Antiquariato SAS. MASTERPIECES LONDON 2014. CHIALE ANTIQUARIATO SAS. STAND D25. Via S. Tempia 22, 12035 Racconigi, Italy. T +39 0172 85284 - E-mail info@chialeantiquariato.com - Website http://www.chialeantiquariato.com/
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02 juillet 2014

A carved and gilt-wood console table, France, Louis XIV period, c. 1700-1720

A carved and gilt-wood console table, France, Louis XIV period, c. 1700-1720. Walnut, carved and gilt, Sarrancolin marble top in Duc d'Antin. H. 82,5 cm, w. 104 cm, d. 52 cm. Photo courtesy RÖBBIG MÜNCHEN
02 juillet 2014

Two sake bottles with underglaze blue décor and chinoiseries by Johann Ehrenfried Stadler (1701-1741), Meissen, c. 1728

Two sake bottles with underglaze blue décor and chinoiseries by Johann Ehrenfried Stadler (1701-1741), Meissen, c. 1728. Photo courtesy RÖBBIG MÜNCHEN Underglaze blue crossed sword marks, one bottle with L in underglaze blue Covers in silver, engraved. H. 17.5 cm. MASTERPIECES LONDON 2014. RÖBBIG MÜNCHEN. STAND D9. Briennerstr. 9, 80333 Munich, Germany. T +49 (0) 89 299758 - M +49 (0)171 6500456 - F +49 (0) 89 223822 - E-mail info@roebbig.de - Website http://www.roebbig.de/
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02 juillet 2014

Stem cup, 1465-1487, Ming dynasty, Chenghua reign

Stem cup, 1465-1487, Ming dynasty, Chenghua reign. Porcelain with cobalt under the glaze and enamels over the glaze. H: 8.0 W: 6.3 cm, Jingdezhen, China. Purchase F1951.16a-b. Freer/Sackler © 2014 Smithsonian Institution This delicate, jewellike cup was decorated in the doucai technique, which literally means "joined, or interlocking, colors." In this method, a design is outlined in cobalt, after which the vessel is glazed and fired. Once it has cooled, bright enamel colors are added inside the boundary lines and the porcelain is... [Lire la suite]
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02 juillet 2014

Bowl, 1465-1487, Ming dynasty, Chenghua reign

Bowl, 1465-1487, Ming dynasty, Chenghua reign. Porcelain with cobalt decoration under clear colorless glaze.  H: 7.0 W: 15.1 cm, Jingdezhen, China. Purchase F1952.18. Freer/Sackler © 2014 Smithsonian Institution
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02 juillet 2014

Dish, 1465-1487, Ming dynasty, Chenghua reign

Dish, 1465-1487, Ming dynasty, Chenghua reign. Porcelain with cobalt under colorless glaze. H: 4.3 W: 20.1 cm, Jingdezhen, China. Purchase F1951.10. Freer/Sackler © 2014 Smithsonian Institution To some connoisseurs, the Chenghua reign (1465–87) marks the ultimate stage in the development of Chinese blue-and-white, in which technical perfection is matched by great refinement in taste. The best Chenghua examples are remarkable for their delicacy, luminosity, and sensitive drawing. A six-character mark confirms the Chenghua date on... [Lire la suite]
02 juillet 2014

Bowl, late 15th-16th century, Ming dynasty

Bowl, late 15th-16th century, Ming dynasty. Porcelain with cobalt pigment under colorless glaze. H: 7.3 W: 14.7 cm, Jingdezhen, China. Gift of Dorothy M. Slak F1986.34. Freer/Sackler © 2014 Smithsonian Institution
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02 juillet 2014

Kendi, late 15th century, Ming dynasty

Kendi, late 15th century, Ming dynasty. Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear, colorless glaze. H: 17.0 W: 12.7 cm, Jingdezhen, China. Purchase F1976.40. Freer/Sackler © 2014 Smithsonian Institution Blue-and-white was an important export item from the very beginning of its production, first to the Near East and Southeast Asia, then to Europe. The Chinese did not make many concessions to the tastes of these regions. One notable exception was the kendi, a drinking vessel made expressly for the Southeast Asian market. This... [Lire la suite]
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