27 janvier 2017

Cup (Guang) in the Form of a Rhyton with Dragons and Scrollwork, China, Middle or late Ming dynasty, about 1450-1644

Cup (Guang) in the Form of a Rhyton with Dragons and Scrollwork, China, Middle or late Ming dynasty, about 1450-1644. Abraded jade, 6 1/8 x 3 5/8 x 2 1/4 in. (15.56 x 9.21 x 5.72 cm). Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Gift of Milton and Judith Stark (AC1993.231.3). Photo © Museum Associates/LACMA

27 janvier 2017

Cup (Guang) in the Form of a Rhyton with Mask, Dragon, and Scrollwork, China, Middle or late Ming dynasty, about 1450-1644

Cup (Guang) in the Form of a Rhyton with Mask, Dragon, and Scrollwork, China, Middle or late Ming dynasty, about 1450-1644. Abraded jade, 5 3/8 x 3 5/8 x 2 3/4 in. (13.65 x 9.21 x 7 cm); Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Gift of Carl Holmes (M.70.76.21). Photo © Museum Associates/LACMA
09 mai 2016

Brush Washer (Xi) in the Form of a Leaf with Chrysanthemum Spray

Brush Washer (Xi) in the Form of a Leaf with Chrysanthemum Spray, China, Middle Qing dynasty, about 1700-1800, or India, Mughal, about 1625-1630. Abraded jade, 8 x 5 1/4 x 1 7/8 in. (20.32 x 13.34 x 4.76 cm). From the Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection, Museum Associates Purchase (M.76.2.1). © LACMA Bibliography: - Rosenfield, John.  The Arts of India and Nepal: The Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection.  Boston:  Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1966. - Kuwayama, George.  Far Eastern... [Lire la suite]