15 mars 2019

A stoneware dish, Karatsu ware, Okugorai type, Momoyama period, early 17th century

Lot 305. A stoneware dish, Karatsu ware, Okugorai type, Momoyama period, early 17th century; 10 ¼ in. (26 cm.) diameter. Estimate: US$50,000 - US$70,000. Unsold.  © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 The circular dish set on a ring foot, the dark grayish body decorated in underglaze iron-oxide with freely-painted reeds on the interior. Provenance: Todoroki Takashi (1938-2016), Tokyo. Todoroki was a famous connoisseur of Asian art, especially known for his great collection of Korean ceramics, Buddhist art and... [Lire la suite]
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14 juillet 2014

A selection of Chawan from Hotoke Antiques

  Chawan, Shigaraki ware, Japan, Edo period, 18-19th century. L: 12cm, H: 11.5cm (4.72in, 4.52in). Hotoke Antiques. Black Amber Glazed Tea Bowl, Kurogaratsu; Ko Karatsu (Old Karatsu) ware, Japan, Momoyama - Early Edo period, late 16th - early 17th century. D: 10.5 cm (4.13in) / H: 7 cm (2.75in). Hotoke Antiques. Antique Japanese Hybrid Setoguro (Black Seto) 'tsutsu-chawan' or 'tsutsujawan', 18th - early 19th century. D: 10.5-9.8cm, W: 9.8cm (4.13-3.85in, 3.85in). Hotoke Antiques. Antique Japanese Black Iron-Glazed... [Lire la suite]
10 janvier 2010

"Cornucopia: Ceramics from Southern Japan" @the Smithsonian's Freer Gallery of Art

'Dish, Arita ware', Kutani style, Edo period, Japan, 1645-1650. Porcelain with cobalt pigment under colorless, glaze, enamels over glaze, 11.5 x 45.7 x 45.7 cm. Photo: Freer Gallery of Art. WASHINGTON, DC.- The exhibition "Cornucopia: Ceramics from Southern Japan" includes more than 100 porcelain and stoneware vessels that vividly represent an era of highly diverse and accomplished ceramic production in southern Japan. A wide array of ceramic forms, including tea caddies, tea bowls, vases, rice bowls and incense... [Lire la suite]