06 avril 2018

Exhibition at Asian Civilisations Museum showcases over 140 works from Angkor

Vue idéale d'Angkor Vat "à vol d'oiseau dans la forêt". Louis Delaporte (1868). Mine graphite, aquarelle, gouache et rehauts de gomme arabique sur papier vergé, H 43,5 x 107,5 cm. © Musée national des arts asiatiques – Guimet SINGAPORE.- Angkor is widely considered to be among the world's most magnificent architectural masterpieces – its extensive complexes and detailed stone carvings have intrigued innumerable travellers, scientists, historians, and archaeologists since its sensational re-emergence onto the world... [Lire la suite]

18 mars 2018

Kendi, 15th century, Ayutthya Kingdom (1350-1767), Sawankalok, Thailand

Kendi, 15th century, Ayutthya Kingdom (1350-1767), Sawankalok, Thailand. stoneware, underglaze iron decoration, 13.5 x 14.5 cm. Found in Southeast Asia. © Museum of Asian Art, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur The typical Southeast Asian pouring vessel, kendi, is spherical in shape with one or more rounded spouts. Kendi were produced and traded throughout Southeast Asia, as well as imported from China. This kendi was made in Thailand, probably for export to Indonesia. Although the vessel was made in... [Lire la suite]
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11 mars 2018

Si Satchanalai Bowl with Carved Lotus Petals, 14th-15th century, Thailand

 Si Satchanalai Bowl with Carved Lotus Petals, 14th-15th century, Thailand. Diameter: 23.2cm © Zetterquist Galleries. A large, deep stoneware bowl with flared mouth-rim and sitting on a straight, thickly potted foot. The interior cavetto is carved with large lotus petals having combed detailing. The inside center is carved with a top-down view of a lotus flower. The entire piece is covered with a finely crackled blue-green glaze, which ends just above the foot, revealing a pale stoneware body fired to... [Lire la suite]
11 mars 2018

Phan Celadon Plate with Incised Corona Pattern, 14th-15th century, Thailand

 Phan Celadon Plate with Incised Corona Pattern, 14th-15th century, Thailand. Diameter: 26cm © Zetterquist Galleries. A large, finely potted stoneware bowl with incised concentric lines around its slightly flared mouth-rim. The interior is decorated with a corona depiction against a tightly carved field of radiating lines, all constrained within another incised circle. The entire piece is covered in an ideally realized, finely crackled translucent green glaze. There is a small rim chip repaired... [Lire la suite]
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27 février 2018

Bonhams announces highlights from its Asia Week New York sales and exhibitions

Lot 3033. A gilt copper alloy figure of Avalokiteshvara Sahasrabhuja Ekadasamukha by Sonam Gyaltsen (a.15th century), Central Tibet, circa 1430. Himalayan Art Resources item no.61516; 26 1/8 in. (67.7 cm) high. Estimate US$ 1,000,000 - 1,500,000 (€ 810,000 - 1,200,000). Photo: Bonhams  NEW YORK, NY.- Bonhams New York will present six carefully curated auctions during their celebration of the 10th anniversary of Asia Week New York in March. Featuring outstanding works of Chinese... [Lire la suite]
24 février 2018

Pot à chaux en forme d'oiseau, Khmer, 12°siècle

Lot 14. Pot à chaux en forme d'oiseau, Khmer, 12°siècle. Grès à couverte céladon, H. 8 cm. Estimation 100 €/200 €. Résultat 182 €. Photo: Cornette de Saint Cyr 2018 Arts d'Asie - Art Tribal - Documentation chez Cornette de Saint Cyr Paris, 75008 Paris, le 06 Mars 2018 à 14h30. Expert : Cabinet Daffos-Estournel. Tel. : +33 6 09 22 55 13. Consultant pour le Vietnam : Monsieur Philippe Truong. Tel. : +33 6 31 34 40 59
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19 octobre 2017

Lot de trois statuettes, Thailande, Sawankhalok, 15°-16°siècle

Lot 138. Lot de trois statuettes, Thailande, Sawankhalok, 15°-16°siècle. Estimation: 80 / 150 €. Photo Cornette de Saint-Cyr.  Lot composé de trois statuettes en terre-cuite à couverte brune : un oiseau perché sur le dos d’un éléphant (6,5 x 7 x 4 cm) et de deux zébus (4,5 x 6,5 x 3,5 cm et 5 x 7 x 4,5 cm).  Arts d’Asie chez Cornette de Saint Cyr Paris, 75008 Paris, le 31 Octobre 2017 à 14h30. Expert : Cabinet Daffos-Estournel. Tel. : +33 6 09 22 55 13. Consultant pour le... [Lire la suite]
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19 octobre 2017

Lot de trois pots à chaux en forme d'oiseau, Khmer, 12°-13°siècle

Lot 137. Lot de trois pots à chaux en forme d'oiseau, Khmer, 12°-13°siècle. Estimation: 300 / 400 €. Photo Cornette de Saint-Cyr.  Ces pots à chaux en forme d’oiseaux, en céramique à couverte en oxyde de fer, sont propres à l’art khmer. H. 9 – 8 – 8 cm. Parfait état. Arts d’Asie chez Cornette de Saint Cyr Paris, 75008 Paris, le 31 Octobre 2017 à 14h30. Expert : Cabinet Daffos-Estournel. Tel. : +33 6 09 22 55 13. Consultant pour le Vietnam : Monsieur Philippe... [Lire la suite]
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19 octobre 2017

Rare pot en forme d'éléphant, Khmer, 12°-13°siècle

Lot 134. Rare pot en forme d'éléphant, Khmer, 12°-13°siècle. Estimation: 300 / 500 €. Photo Cornette de Saint-Cyr.  Rare pot en forme d’éléphant harnaché en céramique à couverte brun verdâtre. Accident à la cuisson au niveau de la base. 13 x 20 x 15,5 cm. Arts d’Asie chez Cornette de Saint Cyr Paris, 75008 Paris, le 31 Octobre 2017 à 14h30. Expert : Cabinet Daffos-Estournel. Tel. : +33 6 09 22 55 13. Consultant pour le Vietnam : Monsieur Philippe Truong. Tel. : +33 6... [Lire la suite]
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15 octobre 2017

The Cleveland Museum of Art opens Beyond Angkor: Cambodian Sculpture from Banteay Chhmar

Bas-relief of Ten-armed Lokeshvara, about 1216. Northwestern Cambodia, Banteay Chhmar, west wall, reign of Jayavarman VII. Sandstone; 53 blocks, section averaging 275 x 325 x 22 cm. National Museum of Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Ka.2859. © École française d’Extrême-Orient, fonds Cambodge, CAM10921. CLEVELAND, OH.- Beyond Angkor: Cambodian Sculpture from Banteay Chhmar features an unprecedented loan from the National Museum of Cambodia consisting of a section of the 800-year-old sculpted enclosure wall of the great royal temple at... [Lire la suite]