02 mars 2019

A painted pottery two-handled jar, Neolithic period, Majiayao culture, Banshan type, 3rd millenium BC

Lot 1218. A painted pottery two-handled jar, Neolithic period, Majiayao culture, Banshan type, 3rd millenium BC; 15 ½ in. (39.4 cm.) high. Estimate: USD 5,000 - USD 7,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. The compressed globular jar with two loop handles and cylindrical neck, the body and neck painted in red and black with bold spirals. Provenance: Galaxie Art & Gift Company, Hong Kong, 1988.The Irving Collection, no. 796. Christie's. Lacquer, Jade, Bronze, Ink: The Irving Collection Day... [Lire la suite]

19 septembre 2017

A Neolithic painted pottery jar, Majiayao culture, Banshan type, Gansu province, late 3rd millenium BC

Lot 934. A Neolithic painted pottery jar, Majiayao culture, Banshan type, Gansu province, late 3rd millenium BC. Diameter 8 in., 20.4 cm. Estimate 800 — 1,200 USD. Lot sold 1,750 USD. © Sotheyby's of globular form with an upright flared neck, painted with wide vertical black and red geometric bands, a trellis pattern covering the body between each band, with parallel lines painted to the interior of the neck. Provenance: Collection of Rose D. Seligsberg, New York.Sotheby Parke-Bernet, New York,... [Lire la suite]
02 août 2017

Neolithic pottery at National Palace Museum, Beijing

Red pottery cooker (?), Neolithic, Cishan culture (6500–5500 BC), high 15.3cm, caliber 15.3cm, bottom diameter 11.3cm. National Palace Museum, Beijing. Flat bowl, Neolithic, Cishan culture (6500–5500 BC), high 6.7cm, caliber 18.2cm, bottom diameter 6.4cm. National Palace Museum, Beijing.  Small mouth ear bottle, Neolithic, Cishan culture (6500–5500 BC), high 23.8cm caliber 5.2cm bottom diameter 5.6cm. National Palace Museum, Beijing.   Three foot bowl, Neolithic, Cishan culture... [Lire la suite]
17 avril 2016

Neolithic ceramics at Palace Museum, Beijing

Painted pottery pot with geometric pattern, Yangshao culture (5000 BC to 3000 BC), Neolithic Period. Palace Museum, Beijing. Pottery amphora with swirl pattern, Majiayao culture (3300 BC to 2000 BC), Neolithic Period. Palace Museum, Beijing. Pottery bowl, Majiayao culture (3300 BC to 2000 BC), Neolithic Period. Palace Museum, Beijing. Pottery jar with frog pattern, Majiayao culture (3300 BC to 2000 BC), Neolithic Period. Palace Museum, Beijing. Pottery Gui, Longshan culture (3000 BC to 1900 BC), Neolithic Period. Palace... [Lire la suite]