26 mars 2011

A Rare 'Anhua' Decorated White Glazed Ewer, Ming dynasty, Yongle Period

A Rare 'Anhua' Decorated White Glazed Ewer, Ming dynasty, Yongle Period. photo Sotheby's the generous pear-shaped body supported on a short splayed foot, incised with a large continuous lotus flower scroll below an upright ruyi-head border, all beneath the flared mouthrim encircled by a meandering floral scroll, the tapering spout linked to the neck by a scrolling cloud-form strut further incised with a smaller floral scroll, the elegantly arched handle decorated with a leafy undulating scroll, surmounted with a small... [Lire la suite]
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25 mars 2011

Ten best of Harmony of Form, Serenity of Color: A Private Collection of 'Song' Ceramics @ Sorheby"s

The second single owner collection of the series, Harmony of Form, Serenity of Color: A Private Collection of ‘Song’ Ceramics, achieved a total of $9,039,375, comfortably exceeding the $4.7/6.8 million estimate. The sale was led by A Rare Imperial Numbered ‘Jun’ Narcissus Bowl, Early Ming Dynasty which sold for $2,210,500, many multiples of the $200/300,000 estimate. A Very Fine Carved ‘Ding’ ‘Peony’ Dish, Northern Song Dynasty fetched $866,500, comfortably exceeding the $500/700,000 estimate and A Rare Molded ‘Ding’ Basin, Jin... [Lire la suite]
18 mars 2011

A sancai glazed tripod pottery vessel. China, Tang dynasty, 618-907 CE

A sancai glazed tripod pottery vessel. China, Tang dynasty, 618-907 CE. photo Blitz Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Height 14 cm. Diameter 16 cm - Price on application Blitz Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. TEFAF Antiques / Stand 259. PO Box 15715.Prinsengracht 851,1001 NE Amsterdam.The Netherlands. T +31 20 623 26 63 - M +31 650262698 - F +31 20 627 78 39 - www.DriesBlitz.com - mail@DriesBlitz.com
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18 mars 2011

A Dingyao brown and white glazed figure of a boy leading a mule. Ding kilns, Hebei Province, early Northern Song dynasty, 10th c

A Dingyao brown and white glazed figure of a boy leading a mule. Ding kilns, Hebei Province, early Northern Song dynasty, 10th century. photo Priestley & Ferraro Height: 12.8 cm - Price : On Request Priestley & Ferraro. TEFAF Antiques / Stand 235. Priestley & Ferraro specialises in early Chinese art. This embraces all of Chinese art from its beginnings in the Neolithic period up to the eve of the Ming dynasty. Within this broad field our main emphasis is on ceramics - pottery, stoneware and porcelain, though we also... [Lire la suite]
12 mars 2011

Deux plats en grès porcelaineux à glaçure céladon. Chine, fours de Longquan, période Ming, XVème siècle

Un plat en grès porcelaineux à glaçure céladon. Chine, fours de Longquan, période Ming, XVème siècle. photo courtesy MARC LABARBE bords lobés évoquant une fleur épanouie, orné en médaillon central d'un motif floral moulé sous la couverte.  Diam. 34 cm (égrenure et usures) Un plat en grès porcelaineux à glaçure céladon. , fours de Longquan, période Ming, XVème siècle.. photo courtesy MARC LABARBE bords lobés, parois moulées évoquant une fleur épanouie, centre orné d'un décor floral moulé sous la couverte. ChineDiam. 33 cm ... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2011

Ming celadon @ Freeman's Auctioneers & Appraisers

Chinese carved longquan celadon vase. Ming dynasty. Courtesy Freeman's Auctioneers & Appraisers Of slender baluster form, carved with a lotus pattern to body between foliate bands at base and shoulder. H: 12 1/2 in. Estimate $3,000-5,000 Chinese carved celadon glazed vase. Ming dynasty. Courtesy Freeman's Auctioneers & Appraisers The convex cylindrical vase of dark celadon hue with fluting and cross hatch decoration below the thick glaze. H: 14 in. Estimate $2,000-3,000 Chinese celadon... [Lire la suite]
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24 février 2011

Chinese Celadon Glazed Dish. Ming Dynasty

Chinese Celadon Glazed Dish. Ming Dynasty. photo courtesy Doyle New York The heavily potted dish of shallow form with a barbed rim, the interior molded with central blossoming flowers within an incised line cartouche and loosely drawn floral sprays, the exterior with ribbed sides. Diameter 11 1/2 inches.Light interior surface scratches and reverse with three small firing holes. Good color. Estimate $8,000-10,000 Doyle New York. Asian Works of Art. Monday, March 21, 2011 www.doylenewyork.com
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24 février 2011

Chinese Celadon Glazed Double-Gourd Vase. Ming DynastyChinese Celadon Glazed Double-Gourd Vase. Ming Dynasty

Chinese Celadon Glazed Double-Gourd Vase. Ming Dynasty. photo courtesy Doyle New York The upper and lower registers worked with open scrolling lotus in low relief, between leaf tip and lappet borders at the neck and foot, all under a thick olive green finely crackled glaze. Height 16 inches.Estimate $8,000-10,000 Doyle New York. Asian Works of Art. Monday, March 21, 2011 www.doylenewyork.com
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20 février 2011

Harmony of Form, Serenity of Color: A Private Collection of "Song" Ceramics At Sotheby's

A Fine and Extremely Rare 'Xingyao' Ewer dating to the 10th century (est. $400/600,000. Photo: Sotheby's NEW YORK, NY.- Sotheby’s Asia week series of auctions will include a remarkable single owner collection of Chinese ceramics formed over 25 years. Harmony of Form, Serenity of Color: A Private Collection of ‘Song’ Ceramics will take place on 23 March 2011 in New York. The collection encompasses a wide range of ‘Song’ Dynasty ceramic art which is known for its timeless beauty and elegance. Among the highlights of the 83 lot... [Lire la suite]
29 janvier 2011

A Cizhou-type russet-striped black-glazed bowl. Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368), 14th Century.

A Cizhou-type russet-striped black-glazed bowl. Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368), 14th Century. Courtesy Priestley & Ferraro Diameter: 17.6cm, 6 7/8in. Height: 7.2cm, 2 7/8in. - Condition : Good condition - Price : On Request The bowl has broad rounded sides rising to a slightly incurved rim, supported on a low splayed foot with knife-pared footrim. The interior of the bowl is applied with a deep glossy black glaze decorated with a double register of radiating russet streaks. The black glaze also covers the upper part of the... [Lire la suite]