18 janvier 2017

Pottery Model of a Rooster, China, Han Dynasty (206 BC-220 AD)

Pottery Model of a Rooster, China, Han Dynasty (206 BC-220 AD). H. 22 cm. W. 20 cm. Vanderven Oriental Art at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. Provenance: J.J. van der Ven collection, the Netherlands Vanderven Oriental Art. Chinese early ceramics from the Han & Tang Periods, Ming & Qing porcelains & works of art including Jades, Bronzes, hardstones and wood. Japanese porcelains, 20th century lacquer & bronzes. Nachtegaalslaantje 1, 5211 LE s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands

18 janvier 2017

Pottery Model of a Chicken, China, Han Dynasty (206 BC-220 AD)

Pottery Model of a Chicken, China, Han Dynasty (206 BC-220 AD). H. 18 cm. W. 20 cm. Vanderven Oriental Art at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. Provenance: J.J. van der Ven collection, the Netherlands Vanderven Oriental Art. Chinese early ceramics from the Han & Tang Periods, Ming & Qing porcelains & works of art including Jades, Bronzes, hardstones and wood. Japanese porcelains, 20th century lacquer & bronzes. Nachtegaalslaantje 1, 5211 LE s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
18 janvier 2017

Wine Flasks, China, Western Han dynasty (206 BC -9 AD)

Wine Flasks, China, Western Han dynasty (206 BC -9 AD). H: 34& 36 cm. TL-tested by Oxford, U.K. Vanderven Oriental Art at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. Resting on a flared, rectangular foot, each side of these wine flask has a moulded a heart-shaped panel. These flasks may have been fitted with ring handles to both shoulders. They appear to have been modelled after the Eastern Zhou bronze flasks(bian hu 扁壶), which in turn were probably following leather prototypes.By the Han Dynasty, the greater occurrence of... [Lire la suite]
18 janvier 2017

Rare Terracotta Model of a Well, China, Han Dynasty (206 BC-220 AD)

Rare Terracotta Model of a Well, China, Han Dynasty (206 BC-220 AD). Height: 23 cm. Width: 22 cm. TL-tested by Oxford Authentication Ltd. Price: € 4.500,-. Vanderven Oriental Art at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. Throughout Chinese history scaled architectural models were produced to accompany the deceased in the after-life. This well is a rare example of such a model. It has a square base and a roof with a beam to support the weheel. The base is decorated with the rainmaiking god Chi You, together with another... [Lire la suite]
18 janvier 2017

Brown Glazed Oil Lamp, China, Han Dynasty (206 BC – AD 220)

Brown Glazed Oil Lamp, China, Han Dynasty (206 BC – AD 220). Height: 18 cm. Price: € 3.500,-. Vanderven Oriental Art at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. Vanderven Oriental Art. Chinese early ceramics from the Han & Tang Periods, Ming & Qing porcelains & works of art including Jades, Bronzes, hardstones and wood. Japanese porcelains, 20th century lacquer & bronzes. Nachtegaalslaantje 1, 5211 LE s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
18 janvier 2017

Pair of Large Brown Glazed Graneries and Covers, China, Han Dynasty (206 BC-220 AD)

Pair of Large Brown Glazed Graneries and Covers, China, Han Dynasty (206 BC-220 AD). Height: 50 cm. Price on request. Vanderven Oriental Art at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. Vanderven Oriental Art. Chinese early ceramics from the Han & Tang Periods, Ming & Qing porcelains & works of art including Jades, Bronzes, hardstones and wood. Japanese porcelains, 20th century lacquer & bronzes. Nachtegaalslaantje 1, 5211 LE s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands

18 janvier 2017

Green Glazed Vase, China, Han Dynasty (206 bc-220 ad)

Green Glazed Vase, China, Han Dynasty (206 bc-220 ad). Height: 43 cm. Price on request. Vanderven Oriental Art at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. Vanderven Oriental Art. Chinese early ceramics from the Han & Tang Periods, Ming & Qing porcelains & works of art including Jades, Bronzes, hardstones and wood. Japanese porcelains, 20th century lacquer & bronzes. Nachtegaalslaantje 1, 5211 LE s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
18 janvier 2017

Archaic Bronze Dagger Axe, China, Western Zhou period (1100-771 BC)

Archaic Bronze Dagger Axe, China, Western Zhou period (1100-771 BC). L. 21 cm. Vanderven Oriental Art at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. Provenance: private collection, USA - with R. Keverne, London (2003) Vanderven Oriental Art. Chinese early ceramics from the Han & Tang Periods, Ming & Qing porcelains & works of art including Jades, Bronzes, hardstones and wood. Japanese porcelains, 20th century lacquer & bronzes. Nachtegaalslaantje 1, 5211 LE s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
18 janvier 2017

Archaic Bronze Vessel Hu, China, Warring States period (475-221 BC)

Archaic Bronze Vessel Hu, China, Warring States period (475-221 BC). H. 38 cm. Vanderven Oriental Art at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. Provenance: private collection, USA - with R. Keverne, London (2003) Vanderven Oriental Art. Chinese early ceramics from the Han & Tang Periods, Ming & Qing porcelains & works of art including Jades, Bronzes, hardstones and wood. Japanese porcelains, 20th century lacquer & bronzes. Nachtegaalslaantje 1, 5211 LE s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
18 janvier 2017

Bronze Jian Water Basin, China, Eastern Zhou dynasty, Late Spring & Autumn Period, ca. 500-450 BC

Bronze Jian Water Basin, China, Eastern Zhou dynasty, Late Spring & Autumn Period, ca. 500-450 BC. Diameter: 68 cm Height: 28 cm. Metallurgical Test report & X-ray, CIRAM. Vanderven Oriental Art at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. A jian is a type of ancient Chinese bronze ritual basin, used for water or ice. The densely patterned stylized decoration of interlaced mythical beasts in low relief, is divided into three horizontal bands. This type of stylized decoration is characteristic of this period.... [Lire la suite]