09 mai 2009

A large celadon dish of foliate form, 15th century

A large celadon dish of foliate form, 15th century Decorated with stylised flower heads and scrolling tendrils; the typical orange biscuit apparent on the base. 40cm (16in) diameter.- Estimate: £8,000 - 10,000 Bonhams. Chinese & other Asian Works of Art, 11 May 2009. Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com
Posté par Alain Truong à 15:10 - - Commentaires [0] - Permalien [#]
Tags : , , ,

09 mai 2009

A Ming celadon oviform jar (Guan), 15th century

A Ming celadon oviform jar (Guan), 15th century The body decorated with floral designs and scrolling foliage; the unglazed base burnt orange, and with cracks as a result of firing. 20cm (8in) high. Estimate: £3,000 - 5,000 Footnote: For another example from this genre, see page 372 of 'Chinese Ceramics in the Topkapi Saray Museum/Yuan and Ming Dynasty Celadon wares' by Regina Krahl and John Ayers'. The authors assign this to the 15th Century, also drawing our attention to a further jar of this type in the Ardebil Shrine.... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Alain Truong à 15:07 - - Commentaires [0] - Permalien [#]
Tags : , , , ,
09 mai 2009

A celadon dish. Ming Dynasty

A celadon dish. Ming Dynasty Of circular form; with typical radiating panel decoration. 26.3cm (10.3in) diameter.- Estimate: £300 - 500 Bonhams. Chinese & other Asian Works of Art, 11 May 2009. Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com
Posté par Alain Truong à 14:25 - - Commentaires [0] - Permalien [#]
Tags : , ,
05 mai 2009

A very rare phosphatic-splashed brown glazed stoneware jar, China, Tang dynasty

A very rare phosphatic-splashed brown glazed stoneware jar, China, Tang dynasty H. 13,7 cm. Est. 6 000 EUR. Provenance: Property from the collection of an old German industrial family, from the Dobrikow Collection, Beijing acquired with Lepke Berlin, 1.3.1930, Lot 71. Note: Gefleckt und streifig glasierte Waren wurden in der Tang Dynastie vornehmlich in der Provinz Henan hergestellt, wo mehrere Brennöfen gefunden wurden, welche diese Waren produzierten. Die frühesten Entdeckungen waren die Brennöfen von Huangdao... [Lire la suite]
05 mai 2009

A good phosphatic-splashed brown-glazed stoneware jar, China, Tang dynasty

A good phosphatic-splashed brown-glazed stoneware jar, China, Tang dynasty The bluish or yellowish-white 'phosphatic' (suffused glaze) splashes that decorate dark brown-glazed wares of this type are applied after the initial glazing. H. 18,3 cm. Est. 8 000 EUR. Note: Provenienz: Aus einer alten deutschen Industriellen-Sammlung, aus der Auktion Sammlung Dobrikow, Peking versteigert bei Lepke in Berlin am 1.3.1930 als Lot 72 erworben - Ein Schultertopf dieser Art und Größe aus dem Newark Museum, ehemals in der Sammlung... [Lire la suite]
05 mai 2009

An extremely rare circular box and cover with sancai glaze, including cobalt-blue, China, 1st half of Tang dynasty (618-907)

An extremely rare circular box and cover with sancai glaze, including cobalt-blue, China, 1st half of Tang dynasty (618-907),8th C., probably Gongxian kilns, Henan province D. 14,5 cm. Est. 16 000 EUR. Nagel Auctions. Asian Art. 8th May 2009. www.auction.de Note: Vgl. Regina Krahl, Chinese Ceramics from the Meiyintang Collection, Vol. Three (1), London 2006, nos. 1244-1246, mehrere kleinere Dosen mit sancai Glasuren, no. 1246, zwei Dosen, mit Kobaltblau, alle datiert Tang-Zeit, 7. bzw. 8. Jh.,... [Lire la suite]

05 mai 2009

A large tripod basin, China, 1st half of Tang dynasty (618-907), 8th C., probably Gongxian kilns, Henan province

A large tripod basin, China, 1st half of Tang dynasty (618-907), 8th C., probably Gongxian kilns, Henan province The beige white clay body is covered with a thin, pale straw-coloured glaze, leaving outside the lowest part and base of the basin free. D. 28,8 cm. Est. 18 000 EUR Note: Provenienz: Aus einer bedeutenden Privatsammlung chinesischer Kunst, erworben Christie's N.Y., 2.6.1989, Lot 132 aus der A.B.Sim Collection - Die TL-Analyse Oxford 466f59 vom 30.9.1987 bestätigt die Datierung - Abgesehen von einigen... [Lire la suite]
23 avril 2009

A small 'longquan' mallet vase. Song dynasty

A small 'longquan' mallet vase. Song dynasty the slightly tapering cylindrical body rising from a recessed base to an angled shoulder and cylindrical neck with a broad dished mouth, set at the neck with a pair of stylised phoenix handles and covered overall in a thick soft bluish-green glaze. 16.3cm., 6 3/8 in. Est. 25,000—30,000 GBP PROVENANCE : Christie's Hong Kong, 30th October 2001, lot 777. NOTE : The present vase is unusual for its small size, although a closely related example was sold in our New York rooms, 19th... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Alain Truong à 22:20 - - Commentaires [0] - Permalien [#]
Tags : , ,
09 avril 2009

Les sirènes & les dignitaires. Epoque Ming

Les sirènes. Époque Ming Ornement de faîtage en grès. (quelques accidents). Hauteur: 33,5 cm. (13 1/4 in.). Largeur: 28 cm. (11 in.). Profondeur: 13 cm. (5 1/4 in.). Estimation 1 000 - 1 200 € Les dignitaires. Epoque Ming Ornement de faîtage en grès. Hauteur: 41 cm. (16 1/4 in.) . Largeur: 16 cm. (6 1/4 in.) . Profondeur: 12 cm. (4 3/4 in.). Estimation 2 000 - 2 500 € Provenance : Collection Gérard Oury Par descendance à l'actuel propriétaire Artcurial. Art moderne. 20 avr. 2009 20:30. Hôtel Marcel Dassault... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Alain Truong à 23:49 - - Commentaires [0] - Permalien [#]
Tags : , ,
04 avril 2009

A Superb Purple-Splashed 'Jun' 'Bubble' Bowl. Northern Song Dynasty

A Superb Purple-Splashed 'Jun' 'Bubble' Bowl. Northern Song Dynasty the gently rounded sides rising to a slightly incurved rim, resting on a short straight foot, applied overall with a very glossy bubble-suffused glaze of a cyaneous blue tone, the interior with two splashes transmuting from a vivid lavender to a deep ianthine violet, the exterior with two splashes of equal brilliance, the glaze draining from the mouthrim from a greige tone and falling just short of the neatly pared footring revealing the buff body fired... [Lire la suite]