19 septembre 2018

Two blue and white kosometsuke dishes, Ming dynasty, Tianqi period (1621-1627)

Lot 1398. Two blue and white kosometsuke dishes, Ming dynasty, Tianqi period (1621-1627). Width of wider 6 7/8  in., 17.5 cm. Estimate: 3,000 — 5,000 USD. Sold Price: 1,875 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the first, ruyi-shaped, the interior painted with three deer enclosed within a single blue line, the exterior with florets; the second, of circular outline, well painted with two rabbits amid foliage encircled by a wide border of asymmetric interlocking... [Lire la suite]

04 janvier 2018

A blue and white Kosometsuke dish, Ming dynasty, Tianqi period (1621-1627)

Lot 409. A blue and white Kosometsuke dish, Ming dynasty, Tianqi period (1621-1627); 17.8cm, 7in. Estimate 4,000 - 6,000 GBP. Lot sold 5,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's modelled in the form of a recumbent buffalo with its head turned backward and the tail curled alongside its rear haunches, the interior and the underside outlined with details in underglaze-blue, all supported on three short legs. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, London, 06 Nov 2013
08 mai 2013

A blue and white Kosometsuke dish, Tianqi mark and period (1621-1627)

Lot 127. A blue and white Kosometsuke dish, Tianqi mark and period (1621-1627);  20.8cm., 8 1/4 in. Estimate 7,000 - 9,000 GBP. Lot sold 8,750 GBP.  Photo: Sothebys 2013 the conical sides supported on a tapering foot, the interior painted with two scholars under a pine tree in a landscape, all encircled by a geometric floral band, the base with a four-character mark within a double-circle, Japanese wood box. Quantité: 2 Provenance: A Japanese Private Collection ... [Lire la suite]