08 janvier 2017

Vase with raised grooves in Song style, Qing dynasty, Reign of the Yongzheng emperor (1723-1735)

Vase with raised grooves in Song style, Qing dynasty, Reign of the Yongzheng emperor (1723-1735), China, Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with crackled glaze, guan ware. H. 9 1/4 in x Diam. 5 3/4 in, H. 23.5 cm x Diam. 14.6 cm. The Avery Brundage Collection, B60P2280 © 2016 Asian Art Museum Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture This vessel's shape and its net-like crackled glaze were common among official (guan) wares produced at the imperial kilns during the Southern Song... [Lire la suite]

03 janvier 2017

Large bowl, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Jiajing emperor (1522-1566)

Large bowl, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Jiajing emperor (1522-1566), Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with underglaze red decoration. H. 5 in x Diam. 12 1/8 in, H. 12.7 cm x Diam. 30.8 cm. The Avery Brundage Collection, B63P9 © 2016 Asian Art Museum Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture.
03 janvier 2017

Bowl, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Jiajing emperor (1522-1566)

Bowl, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Jiajing emperor (1522-1566), Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with underglaze-blue decoration. H. 4 in x Diam. 7 3/4 in, H. 10.2 cm x Diam. 19.7 cm. The Avery Brundage Collection, B62P197 © 2016 Asian Art Museum Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture.
03 janvier 2017

Large jar with a lid, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Jiajing emperor (1522-1566)

Large jar with a lid, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Jiajing emperor (1522-1566), Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration. H. 26 in x W. 20 in. The Avery Brundage Collection, B60P99+.a-.b © 2016 Asian Art Museum Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture. During the Mongol-ruled Yuan dynasty (1279– 1368), an artistic revolution inspired by Islamic art took place. This can be seen in the white porcelain painted with underglaze designs of deep cobalt blue, known as blue-and-white... [Lire la suite]
29 décembre 2016

Jar with fish in lotus pond, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Jiajing emperor (1522-1566)

Jar with fish in lotus pond, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Jiajing emperor (1522-1566), China, Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province.Porcelain with underglaze blue and overglaze polychrome decoration. H. 11 1/2 in x Diam. 13 5/8 in, H. 29.2 cm x Diam. 34.6 cm. The Avery Brundage Collection, B60P79. © 2016 Asian Art Museum Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture. Fish in a lotus pond, symbolic of eternal prosperity, had been a widespread motif in Yuan porcelain and became repopularized in the... [Lire la suite]
29 décembre 2016

Jar, Ming dynasty, Jiajing six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1522-1566)

Jar, Ming dynasty, Jiajing six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1522-1566), China, Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration. The Avery Brundage Collection, B62P88. © 2016 Asian Art Museum Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture.
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29 décembre 2016

Fish bowl, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), probably reign of the Jiajing emperor (1522-1566)

Fish bowl, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), probably reign of the Jiajing emperor (1522-1566), China, Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with blue and white glaze. H. 20 1/2 in x Diam. 24 3/4 in. The Avery Brundage Collection, B61P19. © 2016 Asian Art Museum Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture.
29 décembre 2016

Cup with a scene of Taoist temples, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Jiajing emperor (1522-1566)

Cup with a scene of Taoist temples, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Jiajing emperor (1522-1566), China, Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Painted and glazed porcelain. H. 4 in x Diam. 4 1/2 in, H. 10.2 cm x Diam. 11.5 cm.  The Avery Brundage Collection, B60P2374. © 2016 Asian Art Museum Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture. The shape of this cup, resembling an upside-down bell, was commonly reproduced throughout the Qing period. The interior creates an atmosphere of immortal... [Lire la suite]
26 décembre 2016

Bowl, Ming dynasty, Jiajing six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1522-1566)

Bowl, Ming dynasty, Jiajing six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1522-1566), China, Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration. Diam. 5 7/8 in. Gift of Roy Leventritt, B69P40L. © 2016 Asian Art Museum Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture
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26 décembre 2016

Covered box with a pair of peacocks, Ming dynasty, Jiajing six-character mark and of the period (1522-1566)

Covered box with a pair of peacocks, Ming dynasty, Jiajing six-character mark and of the period (1522-1566), China, Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration. H. 3 3/4 in x Diam. 5 1/2 in, H. 9.5 cm x Diam. 14.3 cm. Gift of Roy Leventritt, B69P42L.a-.b. © 2016 Asian Art Museum Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture On this box, peacocks, referred to as birds of culture, are shown together with peonies, the flower of wealth and honor (fuguihua). HIDDEN MEANING: May... [Lire la suite]