17 juin 2018

A rare early Ming tianbai-glazed monk's cap ewer, sengmaohu, Yongle period (1403-1424)

Lot 3823. A rare early Ming tianbai-glazed monk's cap ewer, sengmaohu, Yongle period (1403-1424); 7 3/4 in. (19.6 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 500,000. Price Realized HKD 1,100,000. © Christie's Images Ltd. 2011 The globular body tapering towards the splayed foot, with a pronounced ridge at the base of the slightly flared neck and the elongated, curved spout which projects from the galleried rim of 'monk's cap' outline, the peak of the rim rising above a small lug on the... [Lire la suite]

12 janvier 2013

Monk’s Cap Ewer (Sengmaohu), Ming dynasty, Yongle period, 1403-1424.

Monk’s Cap Ewer (Sengmaohu), Ming dynasty, Yongle period, 1403-1424.  Ceramic; Porcelain; Monochrome, Wheel-thrown porcelain with molded, modeled, applied, and engraved decoration under clear glaze, 8 x 8 x 4 1/2 in. (20.32 x 20.32 x 11.43 cm). Gift of Jo Ann and Julian Ganz, Jr., in memory of Alice and Joe M. Schaaf (AC1999.38.7). LACMA