29 mai 2018

A Yaozhou brown-painted 'Floral' box and cover, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 375. A Yaozhou brown-painted 'Floral' box and cover, Song dynasty (960-1279); 11.4 cm, 4 1/2  in. Estimate 40,000 - 60,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the cover decorated in brown slip with a central bloom, surrounded by liberal streaks, all against a creamy-white slip, the shallow recessed base unglazed revealing the grey body. Provenance: Collection of Kitaouji Rosanjin. Exhibited: Shumi Kotouki Dai Tenrankai: Great Exhibition of Antique Ceramics, Takashimaya Department Store Art Department,... [Lire la suite]