13 janvier 2021

A green-glazed phoenix-head ewer, Liao dynasty (907-1125) or later

Lot 89. A green-glazed phoenix-head ewer, Liao dynasty (907-1125) or later; 141⁄2 in. (36.8 cm.) high. Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000. Price Realised USD 16,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 Of ovoid form with a tall, ringed neck flanked by the spout and double-strap handle, the ewer is surmounted by a phoenix head below the flared, cup-shaped mouth. Property from the Lenora and Walter F. Brown Collection Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong, 2010.The Lenora and Walter F.... [Lire la suite]

13 janvier 2021

An amber-glazed pottery ewer, Liao dynasty (907-1125) or later

Lot 88. An amber-glazed pottery ewer, Liao dynasty (907-1125) or later; 13 in. (33 cm.) high. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price Realised USD 2,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 The ewer is made in the shape of a leather pouch-form flask with finger-pinched, arched handle and cylindrical neck. Both sides of the body are decorated with a leafy flower blossom, all covered with a glaze of rich amber color. Property from the Lenora and Walter F. Brown Collection Provenance: Acquired in... [Lire la suite]
13 janvier 2021

A carved amber-glazed vase, meiping, Liao dynasty (907-1125) or later

Lot 87. A carved amber-glazed vase, meiping, Liao dynasty (907-1125) or later; 133⁄8 in. (34 cm.) high. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price Realised USD 7,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 The vase is carved with a band of leafy peony blossoms below a narrow band of stylized floral sprays. Property from the Lenora and Walter F. Brown Collection Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong, 2010.The Lenora and Walter F. Brown Collection, San Antonio, Texas. Christie's. Art of... [Lire la suite]
13 janvier 2021

Two amber-glazed ewers, Liao dynasty (907-1125) or later

Lot 86. Two amber-glazed ewers, Liao dynasty (907-1125) or later; The larger, 161⁄2 in. (41.9 cm.) high. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price Realised USD 4,375. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 Each ewer is made in the shape of leather pouch-form flask with arched handle and cylindrical neck. One is incised on both sides with a leafy peony blossom. The other is with raised decoration. Property from the Lenora and Walter F. Brown Collection Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong,... [Lire la suite]
13 janvier 2021

An amber-glazed vase, Liao dynasty (907-1125) or later

Lot 85. An amber-glazed vase, Liao dynasty (907-1125) or later; 141⁄4 in. (36.2 cm.) high. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price Realised USD 7,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 The pear-shaped vase has a tall slender neck and a dish-shaped mouth, with a pair of lappet-form handles on either side of the shoulder and lower body. Property from the Lenora and Walter F. Brown Collection Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong, 2010.The Lenora and Walter F. Brown Collection, San Antonio,... [Lire la suite]