28 juin 2009

Grande dame de cour debout. Dynastie des Royaumes combattants (453 – 221 avant J.-C.)

Grande dame de cour debout. Dynastie des Royaumes combattants (453 – 221 avant J.-C.) portant un vêtement à triple liseré au col, les bras qui étaient en bois ont disparu. Terre cuite grise à trace d’engobe blanc et d’ocre rouge, quelques repeints.  Hauteur : 66,5 cm. Estimation : 1 800/2 000 € Lundi 29 juin, salle 4 - Drouot-Richelieu. Wapler Mica SVV. M. Cohen. wapler@aol.com

28 juin 2009

Collection de terres cuites, Dynastie des Tang (618 – 907)

Jarre ornée de dragons et d’un décor incisé. Dynastie des Tang (618 – 907)  Terre cuite grise peinte de scènes de chasse. Hauteur : 45 cm. Estimation : 12 000/ 15 000 €    Provenance : ancienne collection privée, États-Unis. Importante Fat Lady portant un long vêtement à plis droits laissant apparaître le bout de ses chaussons retournés. Ses deux mains sont croisées sur la robe et posées sur la poitrine. Sa coiffure est à deux coques. Terre cuite orangée sous engobe ivoi re. Visage polychrome.... [Lire la suite]
24 juin 2009

Indianaplis Museum of Art, Asian Art Highlights : Saddled horse, Tang dynasty

Saddled horse, Tang dynasty, 700s, earthenware with lead glaze, 26 x 27 in. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eli Lilly. photo Indianaplis Museum of Art Size indicates that this horse was made for someone from the highest ranks of society. Horses were highly valued for the military and for activities such as polo. The most prized horses were the tall and powerful breeds, descendents of the "dragon seed" imported from the West. The Tang dynasty began with 5,000 horses and 50 years later boasted herds numbering 706,000. ... [Lire la suite]
20 juin 2009

A Jizhou pottery tea bowl with reserve flower head decoration. Song Dynasty

A Jizhou pottery tea bowl with reserve flower head decoration. Song Dynasty The interior of its wide, curving well finished with a raised ridge and covered with a dark chocolate brown glaze layer now seen as the silhouettes of fifteen flower heads originally formed from cut paper that were covered with a lighter slip that formed the ground of pale brown mottled with blue and beige after firing, the exterior walls unevenly covered with the darker brown glaze.. 4 3/8in (11cm) diameter. Estimate: $2,000 - 3,000 ... [Lire la suite]
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20 juin 2009

A Cizhou type black glazed stoneware bowl with russet splashes. Northern Song/Jin Dynasty

A Cizhou type black glazed stoneware bowl with russet splashes. Northern Song-Jin Dynasty Its shallow curving well with upright lip and part of the exterior walls covered with a black glaze layer onto which iron oxide slip was splashed to create the contrasting russet spots, some containing silvery metallic flecks.. 5 3/4in (14.5cm) diameter. Estimate: $2,000 - 3,000 Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, 29 Jun 2009. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco www.bonhams.com
20 juin 2009

A Cizhou type black glazed stoneware tea bowl with russet spots. Jin Dynasty

A Cizhou type black glazed stoneware tea bowl with russet spots. Jin Dynasty Its deep curving well marked with five splashes of russet-colored iron oxide against the mottled black and brown glaze layers that extend onto the exterior walls finished with a recessed band immediately below the lip.. 5 3/in (14.5cm) diameter. Estimate: $2,000 - 3,000 Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, 29 Jun 2009. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco www.bonhams.com

20 juin 2009

A large Cizhou type black glazed stoneware bowl with 'oil spot' decoration. Jin Dynasty

A large Cizhou type black glazed stoneware bowl with 'oil spot' decoration. Jin Dynasty Its wide curving well covered with masses of silvery gray flecks within rust brown spots on the dark brown-black glaze that extends over the rim to form slightly raised welt on the russet glaze layer stopping unevenly above the foot.. 7 5/8in (19.5cm) diameter. Estimate: $2,500 - 4,000 Provenance: Sotheby's New York, sale 5251, 4 December 1984, Lot 236 Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, 29 Jun 2009. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San... [Lire la suite]
20 juin 2009

A fine Junyao saucer dish with a barbed rim. Northern Song Dynasty

A fine Junyao saucer dish with a barbed rim. Northern Song Dynasty Molded with raised ribs to the cavetto of the shallow well and covered with a pale blue glaze applied to all surfaces except the foot pad, its shallow recessed base marked with three spur marks and the glaze layer displaying a web of pale brown craze lines.. 4 1/2in (11.5cm) diameter. Estimate: $8,000 - 12,000 Provenance: formerly Georges de Batz collection - Christie's New York, 30 November 1983, lot 343 Exhibited:  Museum of Fine Arts,... [Lire la suite]
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20 juin 2009

A Cizhou type black glazed stoneware jar. Jin-Yuan Dynasty

A Cizhou type black glazed stoneware jar. Jin-Yuan Dynasty Of compressed globular form, its interior and exterior walls covered with a black slip that was carved away around the shoulder to produce a bold scrolling leaf band.. 9 1/2in (24cm) diameter. Estimate: $2,000 - 3,000 Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, 29 Jun 2009. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco www.bonhams.com
20 juin 2009

A Cizhou type black glazed bottle. Jin-Yuan Dynasty

A Cizhou type black glazed bottle. Jin-Yuan Dynasty Of pear form raised on a tall foot and finished with a rim to the flared neck, the black slip glaze applied to the exterior brushed with a lighter iron oxide wash to form a stylized leaf scroll design. 11 3/4in (29cm) high. Estimate: $2,500 - 4,000 Provenance: King Kong Lee, 1985 Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, 29 Jun 2009. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco www.bonhams.com
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