20 août 2018

A Cizhou sgraffiato deep bowl, Norhern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 840. A Cizhou sgraffiato deep bowl, Norhern Song dynasty (960-1127); 6 ½ in. (16.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The bowl has widely flared, rounded sides and is covered with a white slip on the exterior where it is carved through to the body with a large peony spray reserved on a combed ground below a line border, all under a clear glaze that falls irregularly on the exterior towards the unglazed foot to expose the pale grey stoneware, Japanese wood... [Lire la suite]
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20 août 2018

A Cizhou sgraffiato deep bowl, Norhern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 813. A Cizhou sgraffiato deep bowl, Norhern Song dynasty (960-1127); 6 ½ in. (16.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 18,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The bowl is potted with deep, rounded sides rising from a spreading foot, and the exterior is carved through an ivory-toned slip to the pale grey ground with a leafy scroll reserved on a combed ground, all under a clear glaze, stopping short of the lower body to expose the pale grey stoneware, Japanese wood box. Japanese wood box. ... [Lire la suite]
20 août 2018

A rare large Cizhou sgraffiato deep bowl, Norhern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 812. A rare large Cizhou sgraffiato deep bowl, Norhern Song dynasty (960-1127); 12 ¾ in. (32.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 18,000 - USD 25,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The bowl has rounded, conical sides rising to a lipped rim, and is carved in the interior with a large peony blossom borne on a leafy stem reserved on a combed ground, beneath a diaper band with further combed decoration, all under a clear glaze that falls irregularly on the exterior towards the unglazed foot to expose the pale... [Lire la suite]
20 août 2018

A large Cizhou white glazed meiping, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 816. A large Cizhou white glazed meiping, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 12 ¾ in. (32.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 18,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The ewer has a tall, ribbed neck rising to a wide, everted rim, and an upright slightly curved and faceted spout opposite the strap handle, and is covered overall with a white slip under a clear glaze that ends irregularly above the splayed foot to expose the pale grey ware, Japanese wood box. Japanese wood box. ... [Lire la suite]
20 août 2018

A rare Cizhou white glazed ewer, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 838. A rare Cizhou white glazed ewer, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 12 in. (30.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 18,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The ewer has a tall, ribbed neck rising to a wide, everted rim, and an upright slightly curved and faceted spout opposite the strap handle, and is covered overall with a white slip under a clear glaze that ends irregularly above the splayed foot to expose the pale grey ware, Japanese wood box. Japanese wood box. ... [Lire la suite]
20 août 2018

A rare large Cizhou white glazed ewer, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 802. A rare large Cizhou white glazed ewer, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 11 ¼ in. (23.4 cm.) high. Estimate USD 30,000 - USD 50,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The ewer is sturdily potted with a tapering globular body rising to the tall cylindrical neck with flared mouth rim, that is flanked by a double-strap handle and angled spout, and is covered with a white slip under a clear glaze that ends irregularly on the slightly flared foot to expose the fine buff ware, Japanese... [Lire la suite]

20 août 2018

Pinault Collection presents a selection of works in the Couvent des Jacobins

RENNES.- This summer, the Pinault Collection has been invited by Nathalie Appéré, mayor of Rennes, to present a selection of works in the Couvent des Jacobins, city’s new convention center, and an installation at the musée des Beaux-Arts. Within these two institutions, the Pinault Collection presents the exhibition “Debout !” (“Stand up!”). François Pinault commissioned Caroline Bourgeois, curator for the Pinault Collection, to curate the show. It brings together works by internationally renowned artists, including... [Lire la suite]
20 août 2018

Pot couvert, Vietnam, Période Annam, 7e-10e siècle

Lot 19. Pot couvert, Vietnam, Période Annam, 7e-10e siècle. Grès à couverte céladon, H. 9,5 cm. Estimation : 80€ / 100  €. Résultat 100 €. Photo Cornette de Saint-Cyr Provenance: From a European Private Collection of Vietnamese Art. CORNETTE DE SAINT CYR PARIS, Arts d’Asie – Art Tribal Documentation, le 23 Mars 2016 à 14h30. Expert : Cabinet Daffos-Estournel. Tel. : +33 6 09 22 55 13 – http://www.aaoarts.com – Consultant pour le Vietnam... [Lire la suite]
19 août 2018

Buddha prêchant, Art du Gandhara, 2e-4e siècle

Lot 124. Buddha prêchant, Art du Gandhara, 2e-4e siècle. Schiste. 32 x 39 cm. Estimation: 8 000 € - 12 000 €. Résultat 7 200 €. © Cornette de Saint-Cyr. Beau relief présentant le buddha entouré de personnages et de divinités semblant distrait par un personnage émergeant au centre du feuillage d'un arbre, semblant tendre ses longs cheveux vers lui. Petits accidents, manques et restaurations visibles. L'histoire ainsi évoquée est difficile à identifier, probablement parce que rarement... [Lire la suite]
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19 août 2018

Padmapani, Népal, ca. 15e-16e siècle

Lot 62. Padmapani, Népal, ca. 15e-16e siècle. Alliage cuivreux. H. 13,8 cm. Estimation: 8 000 € - 12 000 €. Résultat 7 200 €. © Cornette de Saint-Cyr. Belle et fine représentation de l'aspect d'Avalokiteshvara porteur du lotus. Debout dans une attitude déhanchée, il fait le geste de don de la main droite et maintient de la gauche la tige du lotus qui remonte le long de son bras pour s'épanouir au dessus de son épaule. Il arbore un riche costume et des parures complexes. Restes de dorure, la... [Lire la suite]
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