22 juillet 2019

A rare Longquan celadon Guan-type dish with foliate rim, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 844. A rare Longquan celadon Guan-type dish with foliate rim, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 6¼ in. (16 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 56,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014 The dish has a wide, everted, barbed petal-shaped rim, and is covered in a crackle-suffused glaze of sea-green color that thins on the edges, which also covers the interior of the foot and base.6¼ in. (16 cm.) diam.  Provenance: Alfred E. Guntermann (1943-2013) Collection. Note: Mr.... [Lire la suite]

27 février 2017

Dish with foliate rim, Vietnam, Trần or Later Lê dynasty, second half 14th-early 15th century

Dish with foliate rim, Vietnam, Trần or Later Lê dynasty, second half 14th-early 15th century, Hải Dương province, Red River Delta kilns. Stoneware with white slip and iron pigment under transparent glaze; iron wash on base. H x W x D: 2.9 x 14.3 x 14.3 cm (1 1/8 x 5 5/8 x 5 5/8 in). Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment, Freer Gallery of Art, F1994.12 © 2017 Smithsonian Institution
09 août 2015

White porcelain dish with foliate rim, Northern China, Ding kilns, Northern Song dynasty (960-1050 )

White porcelain dish with foliate rim, Northern China, Ding kilns, Northern Song dynasty (960-1050). Diameter: 14 cm. Museum no. Circ.111-1936 [2009]. Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee © V&A Images Eumorfopoulos Collection These two dishes are examples of Xing ware (left) and Ding ware (right). Xing and Ding wares were of the earliest true porcelains made in China, and the world. The term porcelain is applied to... [Lire la suite]
03 juillet 2014

Dish with foliate rim, 11th-early 12th century, Northern Song dynasty

Dish with foliate rim, 11th-early 12th century, Northern Song dynasty, Porcelain with transparent pale-blue (qingbai) glaze, H: 2.3 W: 11.1 cm, China. Gift of Charles Lang Freer, F1917.310. Freer/Sackler © 2014 Smithsonian Institution