17 mai 2018

'The Blue Road: Mastercrafts from Persia' at Liang Yi Museum, Hong Kong

Flask with figures, animals, and leaves, 17th Century. Fritware, with underglaze painting in blue and black? 12 1/5 × 7 9/10 × 4 3/10 in; 31 × 20 × 11 cm. Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978, Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford. Courtesy Liang Yi Museum HONG KONG - Liang Yi Museum, Hong Kong, is hosting ‘The Blue Road: Mastercrafts from Persia’, the first, most dedicated and comprehensive exhibition surveying different aspects of the colour blue in Persian art and history, in Hong Kong.  Opening... [Lire la suite]

13 janvier 2016

Flask bottle with flower and leaf motifs, Yongle period, c. 1400 - c. 1425

Flask bottle with flower and leaf motifs, Yongle period, c. 1400 - c. 1425, blue and white porcelain, h 45cm × d 8cm × l 15cm × w 9.8cm. AK-RBK-1965-87. Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. Oblate long-necked flask at a low foot ring with sand residues oven on the bottom. The neck with light spreading edge is restored . The bottle is decorated in underglaze blue and is decorated entirely by flower tendrils.
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