24 mai 2016

A Persian Chinese style bronze mirror, 12th century

Lot 109. A Persian Chinese style bronze mirror, 12th century. Estimation : 1 500 € / 2 000 €. Photo Artcurial Plaque discoïde polylobée à passant central, décorée en relief d'un personnage couronné assis, entouré de deux capridés adossés et de deux oiseaux affrontés, dans un rondeau bordé d'une frise d'inscriptions coufiques. Patine brune. Diam. : 11,5 cm Provenance : Collection particulière britannique Publié : Arts from the Land of Timur, An Exhibition from a Scottish Private... [Lire la suite]
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10 juin 2015

A Kubachi underglaze-painted pottery Dish, Persia, 17th Century

A Kubachi underglaze-painted pottery Dish,  Persia, 17th Century. Sold for £2,125 (€2,917). Photo: Bonhams. decorated in blue, white and black with Chinese style decoration consisting of cranes in an ornamental pond  33.8 cm. diam. Bonhams. ISLAMIC AND INDIAN ART, 9 Jun 2015 10:30 BST - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE
10 juin 2015

A Safavid underglaze-painted pottery Vase, Persia, 17th Century

A Safavid underglaze-painted pottery Vase,  Persia, 17th Century. Estimate £400 - 600 (€550 - 820). Unsold. Photo: Bonhams. decorated in cobalt blue on a white ground with Chinese style designs consisting of pavilions, waterfalls, figures, and floral and vegetal motifs, pseudo Chinese mark to base, later copper mounts - 18.5 cm. high Bonhams. ISLAMIC AND INDIAN ART, 9 Jun 2015 10:30 BST - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE
06 janvier 2014

An American silver-mounted Chinese style tusk ewer, Tiffany & Co., New York, dated 1880

An American silver-mounted Chinese style tusk ewer, Tiffany & Co., New York, dated 1880. Photo Sotheby's with plain tusk-section body, the silver mounts chased with floral and foliate motifs, fully-modelled dragon handle, engraved on base: H.V.N. from G.C.C. November 1880 and Matilda and Hermann From H. Victor Newcomb upon the occasion of their Marriage, Nov. 9th 1898.; marked on base and numbered 5828-1499; height 13 in.; 33 cm. Estimation 15,000 — 25,000 USD Horatio Victor Newcomb (1844-1911) was a banker originally... [Lire la suite]
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28 juillet 2013

Plate of semiporcelain in Chinese style: Persia, c. 1600

Plate of semiporcelain with painted decoration in bluish black under a clear glaze, with a design of a central circular medallion with figure surrounded by a border with radiating panels containing utensils and floral ornament, Chinese style: Persia, c. 1600. A.1921.1243. National Museum of Scotland © National Museums Scotland
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28 juillet 2013

Bowl of glazed earthenware with dark blue flowers and kylin, Persia, 16th or 17th century

Bowl of glazed earthenware with dark blue flowers and kylin in Chinese style on outside, and a geometric centre ornament and narrow border inside: Persia, 16th or 17th century. A.1888.64. National Museums Scotland © National Museums Scotland
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09 août 2012

Dish, fritware, underglaze painted in cobalt blue with vine scroll in Chinese style, Uzbekistan (probably Samarqand), 1400-1450.

Dish, fritware, underglaze painted in cobalt blue with vine scroll in Chinese style, Uzbekistan (probably Samarqand), 1400-1450. Diameter: 38.5 cm, Height: 6.4 cm. C.206-1984. © V&A Images. Dish, fritware, with flat rim, underglaze painted in cobalt blue under a thick, uneven green-tinged glaze. The decorative scheme after Chinese Yuan and early Ming dynasty originals: the central motif depicting a scholar's rock enclosed by a scrolling vine, possibly convolvulus, with borders of continuous flowering scrolls. Middle... [Lire la suite]
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26 juin 2012

Chinese style ceramic dish from Iran. Kirman, Iran, about AD 1625–1650

Chinese style ceramic dish from Iran. Kirman, Iran, about AD 1625–1650. Bequest of Lily Nora Ziegler. ME 1920,0207.1. British Museum © Trustees of the British Museum
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26 juin 2012

Chinese style Iranian dish with an image of a dandy. North-west Iran, early AD 1600s.

Chinese style Iranian dish with an image of a dandy. North-west Iran, early AD 1600s. ME 1896,0626.6. British Museum © Trustees of the British Museum
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28 novembre 2009

Five Meissen underglaz-blue porcelains from the Hoffmeister Collection

A very rare Meissen plate, circa 1725-30 Painted in underglaze-blue with a vignette of birds amidst foliage and flowers within concentric circles in the centre, and two large vignettes of peacocks and other birds flanked by flowers and foliage around the rim, 24.4cm diam., crossed swords and painter's mark Z in underglaze-blue, incised x inside the footrim - Sold for £7,200 Provenance: Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, 14 June 1983, lot 82Literature: Hoffmeister 1999, II, no. 296Exhibited: Hamburg, Museum für Kunst und... [Lire la suite]