07 février 2018

A carved Longquan celadon pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping, Ming dynasty

Lot 290. A carved Longquan celadon pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping, Ming dynasty (1368-1644); 34cm., 13 3/8 in. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 GBP. Lot sold 10,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's 2014. the pear-shaped body rising from a straight foot to a waisted neck with flared rim, carved with an undulating floral scroll above overlapping lappets, the neck decorated with stiff leaves and cloud scrolls, covered overall in a sea-green glaze with faint russet crackle. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. London, 14... [Lire la suite]

16 janvier 2017

Jar with character for « longevity », Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566), Ming dynasty (1368 – 1644)

Jar with character for « longevity », Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566),  Ming dynasty (1368 – 1644).  Porcelain with cobalt under colorless glaze. Purchase. Accession Number: F1945.36a-b. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery © 2014 Smithsonian Institution
16 janvier 2017

Stem bowl with cover, Xuande mark and period, Ming dynasty (1368 – 1644)

Stem bowl with cover, Xuande mark and period, Ming dynasty (1368 – 1644). Porcelain with cobalt decoration under colorless glaze. Purchase. Accession Number:F1968.77a-b. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery © 2014 Smithsonian Institution
16 janvier 2017

Kraak-style dish, early 17th century, Ming dynasty (1368 – 1644)

Kraak-style dish, early 17th century, Ming dynasty (1368 – 1644). Jingdezhen ware, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze. Gift of Mrs. Gardner Palmer. Accession Number:FSC-P-2787. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery © 2014 Smithsonian Institution
16 janvier 2017

Porcelain bowl with thick walls, Xuande mark and period (1426 – 1436), Ming Dynasty (1368 – 1644)

Porcelain bowl with thick walls, Xuande mark and period (1426 – 1436), Ming Dynasty (1368 – 1644). Jingdezhen ware, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with cobalt under colorless glaze. Purchase. Accession Number:F1945.35. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery © 2014 Smithsonian Institution
16 janvier 2017

Bowl with peony and lotus, Hongwu period (1368-1398), Ming dynasty (1368 – 1644)

Bowl with peony and lotus, Hongwu period (1368-1398), Ming dynasty (1368 – 1644). Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with cobalt decoration under colorless glaze. Purchase. Accession Number: F1951.3. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery © 2014 Smithsonian Institution 

16 janvier 2017

Bowl with design in reserve, Xuande mark and period (1426 – 1436), Ming Dynasty (1368 – 1644)

Bowl with design in reserve, Xuande mark and period (1426 – 1436), Ming Dynasty (1368 – 1644). Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with cobalt under colorless glaze. Purchase. Accession Number: F1951.4. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery © 2014 Smithsonian Institution
16 janvier 2017

« Three Friends of Winter » dish, Chenghua Mark and Period (1465-1487), Ming dynasty (1368 – 1644)

« Three Friends of Winter » dish, Chenghua Mark and Period (1465-1487), Ming dynasty (1368 – 1644). Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with cobalt under colorless glaze. Purchase. Accession Number: F1951.10. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery © 2014 Smithsonian Institution
16 janvier 2017

‘Dragon’ dish with foliate flaring rim, Xuande mark and period (1426 – 1436), Ming Dynasty (1368 – 1644)

‘Dragon’ dish with foliate flaring rim, Xuande mark and period (1426 – 1436), Ming Dynasty (1368 – 1644). Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with cobalt under colorless glaze. Purchase. Accession Number: F1951.13. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery © 2014 Smithsonian Institution
16 janvier 2017

Tankard, early 15th century, Ming Dynasty (1368 – 1644)

Tankard, early 15th century, Ming Dynasty (1368 – 1644). Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with cobalt under colorless glaze. Purchase. Accession Number: F1951.15. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery © 2014 Smithsonian Institution