01 août 2014

Chinese porcelain stem cup with Chenghua (1465/87) six character mark and of the period

Chinese porcelain stem cup with Chenghua (1465/87) six character mark and of the period. Photo courtesy Alberto Varela Santos. White glazed Chinese porcelain stem cup incised with Chenghua (1465/87) six character mark and of the period. Height: 15 cm, 6 in.Height: 15 cm, 6 in. SOLD Alberto Varela Santos. santos@santoslondon.com · albertovsantos@aol.com

14 juillet 2014

Stem Cup, 1426-1435, China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen , Ming dynasty, Xuande mark and period

Stem Cup, 1426-1435, China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen , Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and period (1426-1435), porcelain with underglaze blue and overglaze red enamel decoration, Overall - h:9.00 w:9.90 cm (h:3 1/2 w:3 7/8 inches). John L. Severance Fund 1957.60, Cleveland Museum of Art © 2013 Cleveland Museum of Art.
11 juillet 2014

Stem Cup, Xuande mark and period (1426-1435), Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Stem Cup, Xuande mark and period (1426-1435), Ming dynasty (1368-1644), China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen , porcelain with reversed underglaze blue and incised decoration, Diameter - w:10.10 cm (w:3 15/16 inches) Overall - h:9.00 cm (h:3 1/2 inches). Severance and Greta Millikin Collection 1964.168. Cleveland Museum of Art © 2013 Cleveland Museum of Art.
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02 juillet 2014

Stem cup, 1465-1487, Ming dynasty, Chenghua reign

Stem cup, 1465-1487, Ming dynasty, Chenghua reign. Porcelain with cobalt under the glaze and enamels over the glaze. H: 8.0 W: 6.3 cm, Jingdezhen, China. Purchase F1951.16a-b. Freer/Sackler © 2014 Smithsonian Institution This delicate, jewellike cup was decorated in the doucai technique, which literally means "joined, or interlocking, colors." In this method, a design is outlined in cobalt, after which the vessel is glazed and fired. Once it has cooled, bright enamel colors are added inside the boundary lines and the porcelain is... [Lire la suite]
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29 mai 2014

A blue and white stem cup, Daoguang seal mark and of the period

A blue and white stem cup, Daoguang seal mark and of the period. Photo: Bonhams. The cup potted with steep sides rising from a flat base to a flared rim, brightly painted on the exterior with lanca characters above lotus blossoms amidst scrolling leafy stems, the spreading foot with beaded tassels below a band of lotus lappets, the centre of the interior with a large flower head. 14.5cm diam. Estimate HK$ 250,000 - 350,000 €24,000 - 33,000. Unsold Notes: The blue and white decoration on the present lot is executed in a... [Lire la suite]
27 avril 2014

A rare anhua-decorated white-glazed stem cup, Ming dynasty, 16th century

A rare anhua-decorated white-glazed stem cup, Ming dynasty, 16th century. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014 The bowl is of deep rounded form flaring to a slightly everted rim, supported by a hollow cylindrical tapering stem foot. The interior is decorated with two writhing dragons chasing a flaming pearl, all covered with a white glaze. 5 ¾ in. (14.7 cm.) wide. Estimate £20,000 - £30,000 ($33,580 - $50,370) Christie's.THE C. PHILIP CARDEIRO COLLECTION OF CHINESE ART, 13 May 2014, London, King Street... [Lire la suite]

03 avril 2014

Five Mughal jade stem cups, India, circa 18th century

Lot 145. Five Mughal jade stem cups, India, circa 18th century. Each: 5cm height; 4.1cm diam. Estimate 30,000 — 40,000 GBP. Lot sold 68,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby's 2014. of carved jade, each set with colourful gemstones, including rubies, emeralds and diamonds set in the kundan technique with floral motifs. Quantité: 5.  Note: Whereas the elegant form of these jade cups, with a deep bowl on a tall lightly splayed foot, derive from Chinese models, their inlaid decoration is characteristic of Mughal... [Lire la suite]
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07 septembre 2013

A carved 'tixi' lacquer stem cup, Southern Song-Yuan Dynasty

A carved 'tixi' lacquer stem cup, Southern Song-Yuan Dynasty. Photo: Sothebys. supported on a pedestal foot, crisply carved through layers of black and red lacquer to create a design of lappets formed from scrolls, the interior fitted with a silver liner. Height 3 in., 7.5 cm. Estimation 8,000 — 12,000 USD Provenance: Christie's New York, 20th and 21st November 1979, lot 573.  Note: A set of cups with a similar scroll design dating to the Southern Song dynasty is illustrated... [Lire la suite]
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11 mai 2013

A blue-glazed stem cup. China, Jiaqing (1522-1566) mark and period

A blue-glazed stem cup. China, Jiaqing (1522-1566) mark and period. Photo www.andrearum.com Extraordinary stem goblet simply coated in blue glazing. It stands out not only for the balance and harmony of its shape, but also for the iridescent and deep shades of its monochrome glazing. 11 x 14,5 cm. Estimate: €8,000 - €10,000 Florence Number Nine. Asian, Himalayan & Indian Works of Art. 18 May 2013 10:30am http://www.the-saleroom.com
05 mai 2013

A fine white glazed stem cup with copper red fishes, China, underglaze blue six-character mark Yongzheng and of the period

A fine white glazed stem cup with copper red fishes, China, underglaze blue six-character mark Yongzheng and of the period. Photo Nagel Auktionen The shallow bowl with flared rim supported on a hollow slightly tapered stem, decorated on the exterior in underglaze-red with three fish - Small chips at the mouth rim. H.11,6/D.16,2cm. Estimate  5000/ 7000 € Property from an old North German private collection, purchased in the 1960ies and 1970ies.  Nagel Auktionen. Asian Art,... [Lire la suite]