28 février 2015

A small 'Jun' tripod censer, Jin dynasty

A small 'Jun' tripod censer, Jin dynasty. Estimate 30,000 — 40,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's. the compressed globular body supported on three short cabriole legs, the short broad neck culminating in a wide angled galleried rim, covered inside and out with a lightly crackled thick milky-blue glaze fading to mushroom at the rim, the tips of the feet left unglazed revealing the reddish-brown body, wood stand (2). Height 2 9/16  in., 6.5 cm Notes: A tripod censer of similar size, shape and glaze... [Lire la suite]
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28 février 2015

A pair of green 'Jun' bubble bowls, Song dynasty

A pair of green 'Jun' bubble bowls, Song dynasty. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's. each rising from a short straight foot to shallow rounded sides, covered overall with a thick lustrous soft grayish-green glaze suffused with crackles thinning towards the rim, the footrim unglazed revealing the reddish-brown body, wood stands (4). Diameter 4 in., 10 cm Notes: The Jun kilns located in the counties of Yu and Linru in Henan province are best known for wares applied... [Lire la suite]
28 février 2015

A rare 'Jun' cupstand, Song dynasty

A rare 'Jun' cupstand, Song dynasty. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's. the hollow bowl with rounded sides collared by a saucer dish with a curved rim, supported on a hollow cylindrical foot, covered overall with a pale blue glaze, suffused throughout with minute white flecks, draining on the extremities to a mushroom color and stopping short of the knife-pared foot on the exterior. Width 5 7/8  in., 14.9 cm Literature: Dan-jiong Tan, Zhongguo taoci shi [History of Chinese... [Lire la suite]
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28 février 2015

A 'Jun' 'Bubble' bowl, Yuan dynasty

A 'Jun' 'Bubble' bowl, Yuan dynasty. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's. with gently rounded sides rising to a slightly incurved mouthrim, applied overall with a pale blue glaze thinning to a buff color at the rim, the interior with a splash of purple in varying shades and turning to green towards the center, all supported on a slightly flared foot. Diameter 5 in., 12.6 cm Literature: Dan-jiong Tan, Zhongguo taoci shi [History of Chinese Ceramics], Volume Two, Taipei, 1985,... [Lire la suite]
28 février 2015

A large 'Jun' mallow-shaped dish, Song dynasty

A large 'Jun' mallow-shaped dish, Song dynasty. Estimate 60,000 — 80,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's.  the shallow rounded sides indented to form ten-petaled lobes, covered allover with an opaque pale blue glaze thinning to mushroom on the ribs and the rim, the base with five spur marks revealing the gray body. Diameter 10 1/4  in., 26 cm Notes: This dish is an outstandingly fine and rare example of Jun ware for its large size and delicate shape which is covered in a fine pale blue glaze. With... [Lire la suite]
27 octobre 2013

A 'Jun' cup and stand, Song dynasty

A 'Jun' cup and stand, Song dynasty. Photo courtesy Sotheby's. the cup with rounded sides resting on a short foot, supported on a cupstand with a hollow bowl with rounded sides collared with a quatrefoil dish with slightly curved sides, all raised on a hollow foot, covered overall in a lavender-blue glaze thinning to a mushroom tone at the rims, Japanese wood box. Quantité: 3; 8.3cm., 3 1/4 in. Estimation 5,000 — 7,000 GBP Provenance: Sotheby’s Amsterdam, 11th May 1999, lot 325.A Japanese Private... [Lire la suite]
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11 novembre 2011

A fine and rare 'Jun' Purple-Splashed dish. Song Dynasty

A fine and rare 'Jun' Purple-Splashed dish.  Song Dynasty. Photo Sotheby's sturdily potted with low sides and lipped everted rim, applied overall with a pale lavender-blue glaze thinning to a mushroom colour at the rim, the interior liberally splashed with striking purple transmuting in some places to copper-green, the base with three spur marks; 20.3cm., 8in. Estimate 250,000-350,000 GBP. Unsold NOTE: The present 'Jun' dish is remarkable for its rich and attractively distributed splashes of deep reddish-purple on... [Lire la suite]
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26 août 2011

A rare Imperial numbered purple-glazed 'Jun' Jardiniere. Yuan-Early Ming Dynasty.

A rare Imperial numbered purple-glazed 'Jun' Jardiniere. Yuan-Early Ming Dynasty. Photo Sotheby's sturdily potted, the body of compressed globular form, rising from a broad generously splayed foot, covered overall with a rich and lustrous deep purple glaze on the exterior, thinning to a grayish tone around the foot, the interior applied with a milky-blue glaze, the base pierced with five evenly spaced circular apertures, and incised with the numeral er below a brown slip, the neck reduced; Height 6 3/8 in., 16.2 cm; Diameter 10 1/4... [Lire la suite]
25 août 2011

A Purple-Splashed 'Jun' bubble bowl. Song Dynasty

A Purple-Splashed 'Jun' bubble bowl. Song Dynasty. Photo Sotheby's with rounded sides slightly incurved at the rim, resting on a slightly tapered and neatly knife-pared foot, covered overall with an even, light blue glaze draining to a buff color at the rim, splashed with small purple streaks, the glaze coagulating just above the foot burnt russet-brown in the firing; Diameter 3 3/8 in., 8.6 cm. Estimate 80,000-120,000 USD PROVENANCE: Collection of Millicent Rogers (1902 - 1953). Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of... [Lire la suite]
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25 août 2011

A 'Jun' bowl . Song - Jin dynasty

A 'Jun' bowl . Song - Jin dynasty. Photo Sotheby's the wide flaring sides rising to a slightly inverted rim, supported on a short unglazed foot, covered with a milky gray-blue glaze thinning to a paler tan color on the rim; Diameter 8 3/8 in., 21.3 cm. Estimate 20,000-30,000 USD PROVENANCE: Collection of Millicent Rogers (1902 - 1953). Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. New York. 14 september 2011 www.sothebys.com
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