20 août 2016

A 'Xing' bowl, Tang dynasty-Five Dynasties, 9th-10th century

  Lot 123. A 'Xing' bowl, Tang dynasty-Five Dynasties, 9th-10th century. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's  sturdily potted, raised on a short Samarra-type foot to a lipped rim, covered overall with a blue-tinged glaze, stopping unevenly above the foot to expose the pale stoneware body. Diameter 8 3/8  in., 21.3 cm  Notes: Compare a closely related Tang dynasty bowl of comparable size, illustrated in Bo Gyllensvärd, Chinese Ceramics in the Carl... [Lire la suite]