28 juillet 2017

Small blue cup with splashed glaze, Northern Song dynasty, about AD 1000–1127, Jun ware

Small blue cup with splashed glaze, Northern Song dynasty, about AD 1000–1127, Jun ware, Yuxian, Henan province. Stoneware with opalescent blue and purple glazes. Height: 4,1 cm; Diameter: 8,5 cm - Diameter: 3,1 cm (base). Sir Percival David Foundation of Chinese Art, PDF 45 © Trustees of the British Museum This cup has a lavender glaze splashed with deep purple. It was probably used for drinking alcohol and might have been used in conjunction with a stand. Where the Jun glaze runs thin... [Lire la suite]

22 mai 2017

'Adorning the Inner Court: Jun Ware for the Chinese Palace' at Harvard Art Museums

Flower Vase in the Form of an Archaic Bronze 'Zun' Wine Beaker with Dragon-and-Wave Decor, perhaps Chenghua period (1465-1487), Ming dynasty, 1368-1644. Blue-and-white ware: porcelain with decoration painted in underglaze cobalt blue. Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of David Berg, Esq., 1999.230.7 © President and Fellows of Harvard College The Harvard Art Museums hold the largest and finest collection in the West of a rare and strikingly beautiful type of ceramic ware used in the... [Lire la suite]
18 novembre 2015

Narcissus Bowl, Jun ware, Song dynasty (960-1127)

Narcissus Bowl, Jun ware, Song dynasty (960-1127). Stoneware with blue glaze, 2 1/2 x 6 3/8 x 6 3/8 in. (6.35 x 16.19 x 16.19 cm). Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton 99.174.2 © 2015 All Rights Reserved. Minneapolis Institute of Art. Linru in Henan province appears to have been the main production center for Jun wares known for their thick, strikingly beautiful rich blue glazes. While green, white and black ware were common by late Tang, light blue ceramics with purple-red splashes were unknown until Jun ware was developed in... [Lire la suite]
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13 août 2015

Large shiny blue glaze jar, Jun ware, China, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Large shiny blue glaze jar, Jun ware, China, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). Stoneware, glazed. Height: 21.3 cm, Diameter: 22.7 cm. Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee. C.936-1935 © V&A Images This jar belongs to a type of ceramics known as Jun ware, although it is unusually large compared to most Jun ware pieces. Chinese ceramics are often categorized by the geographical area in which they were made, as the... [Lire la suite]
13 août 2015

Blue glaze and coper-red splashes dish, Jun ware, China, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

Blue glaze and coper-red splashes dish, Jun ware, China, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century. Stoneware, glazed. Diameter: 18.8 cm. Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee. C.845-1936 © V&A Images The dish on the right of this image belongs to a type of ceramics known as Jun ware. Chinese ceramics are often categorized by the geographical area in which they were made, as the kilns of a particular region... [Lire la suite]
13 août 2015

Blue glaze and copper-red splash bowl, Jun ware, China, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

Blue glaze and copper-red splash bowl, Jun ware, China, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century. Stoneware, glazed. Diameter: 17.7 cm. Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee. CIRC.141-1935 © V&A Images The bowl on the left of this image belongs to a type of ceramics known as Jun ware. Chinese ceramics are often categorized by the geographical area in which they were made, as the kilns of a particular region... [Lire la suite]

13 août 2015

Bowl, Jun ware, Henan province, China, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th century

Bowl, Jun ware, Henan province, China, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th century. Glazed stoneware. Diameter: 12 cm. Bequeathed by J. G. Maxwell Brownjohn. C.43-1965. © V&A Images  This bowl belongs to a type of ceramics known as Jun ware. Chinese ceramics are often categorized by the geographical area in which they were made, as the kilns of a particular region usually made only one or two types of ceramics at a given time in history. Jun ware was produced in the kilns of the Henan province and... [Lire la suite]
11 août 2015

Altar bowl, stoneware with blue glaze, Jun ware, China, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Altar bowl, stoneware with blue glaze, Jun ware, China, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). Diameter: 21.7 cm, Height: 9.1 cm. Given by Count Dominic de Grunne. FE.117-1978 © V&A Images. This double-walled bowl, dating from the Northern Song dynasty (960-1127), was used to contain fresh water on an altar. It belongs to a type of ceramics known as Jun ware. Chinese ceramics are often categorized by the geographical area in which they were made, as the kilns of a particular region usually made only one or two... [Lire la suite]
23 avril 2015

A Jun ware tripod incense burner, Jin-Yuan Dynasty

A Jun ware tripod incense burner, Jin-Yuan Dynasty. Estimate  £4,000 - 5,000 (€5,600 - 7,000). Photo courtesy Bonhams. The compressed globular six-lobed body set on three short cabriole legs, the cylindrical neck rising to an everted rim, all covered in a thick mottled pale blue glaze with a deep purple splash to one side, the glaze stopping just above the feet to reveal the buff pottery. 12cm (4.3/4in) wide. Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 11 May 2015 10:30 BST - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE
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20 juillet 2014

Two-Eared Jar, 1200s-1300s, China, Henan province, Yuxian, Jin dynasty-Yuan dynasty

Two-Eared Jar, 1200s-1300s, China, Henan province, Yuxian, Jin dynasty (1115-1234) - Yuan dynasty (1271-1368). Porcelaneous stoneware with blue glaze and splashes of purple, Jun ware, Diameter - w:12.10 cm (w:4 3/4 inches) Overall - h:16.40 cm (h:6 7/16 inches). The Fanny Tewksbury King Collection 1956.706, Cleveland Museum of Art © 2013 Cleveland Museum of Art.