25 avril 2018

A rare 'Jian' 'Hare's fur' temmoku bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 59. A rare 'Jian' 'Hare's fur' temmoku bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279); 12.4 cm, 4 7/8  in. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 GBP. Lot Sold 106,250 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's 2018.  of deep conical form with a groove below the lip and a shallow straight foot, covered in a thick black lustrous glaze, the interior with silver striations, the exterior with brown striations at the rim terminating in silvery-blue striations where the glaze pools short of the unglazed foot revealing the dark brown body... [Lire la suite]