13 mai 2012

Stem cup with petal design. Ming dynasty, Xuande period, AD 1426–1435.

  Stem cup with petal design. Porcelain with anhua decoration and transparent glaze. Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮. Ming dynasty, Xuande period, AD 1426–1435. On loan from Sir Percival David Foundation of Chinese Art. Registration number: PDF.404. © Trustees of the British Museum Porcelain stem cup with everted mouth-rim. The stem cup has a white body with a blue tinged glaze on the interior. There is an 'anhua' slip petal design on the interior. Height: 116... [Lire la suite]
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02 mars 2012

Late Ming Dynasty porcelain stem cup 明 暗刻蓮紋高足杯

Late Ming Dynasty porcelain stem cup 明 暗刻蓮紋高足杯 © I. M. Chait Gallery Rare Chinese, late Ming Dynasty white porcelain stem cup; the exterior of the gently flaring body withanhua design of meandering lotus, early 17th Century; D: 5 3/8"; Estimate $2,500-3,500 Provenance: Peninsula Auction Hong Kong, Lot 47  I. M. Chait Gallery. IMPORTANT CHINESE CERAMICS & ASIAN WORKS OF ART. New York City. Mar 21 2012
02 mars 2012

Southern Song celadon stem cup 南宋 青釉高足杯

Southern Song celadon stem cup 南宋 青釉高足杯© I. M. Chait Gallery Chinese Southern Song Dynasty, celadon glazed stem cup; the thickly potted bowl set upon a slightly baluster support with a raised ridge; of fine overall color; H: 3 1/2" 6 Estimate $1,000-1,500 I. M. Chait Gallery. IMPORTANT CHINESE CERAMICS & ASIAN WORKS OF ART. New York City. Mar 21 2012
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21 février 2012

A sang de boeuf stem cup. Yongzheng six-character mark

A sang de boeuf stem cup. Yongzheng six-character mark. Photo Bonhams The cup designed with gently flaring rims, all covered in a rich sang-de- boeuf glaze, wood stand, fitted box. 15.3cm (6in) diam (3). Estimate: £400 - 600, € 480 - 720, HK$ 4,900 - 7,300 Bonhams. Chinese & other Asian Works of Art, 29 Feb 2012, London, Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com 
07 novembre 2011

A rare pair of sang-de-boeuf stem cups. Yongzheng seal marks and of the period

A rare pair of sang-de-boeuf stem cups. Yongzheng seal marks and of the period. photo Bonhams Each well potted raised on a gently ribbed hollow stem, the exterior under a rich red glaze, faintly mottled on one bowl and thinning on the other to a pink tone at the rim and foot, the interior glazed white. 19cm (7½in) diam. (2). Estimate: £50,000 - 80,000, CNY 490,000 - 790,000, HK$ 600,000 - 970,000 Provenance: Sotheby's London, 21 June 2003, lot 187The Inder Rieden CollectionA similar single stem cup is illustrated in... [Lire la suite]
10 octobre 2011

A Rare Yellow-Ground Iron-Red Enamelled Stem Cup, Mark and Period of Jiajing (1522-1566)

Lot 39. A Rare Yellow-Ground Iron-Red Enamelled Stem Cup. Mark and Period of Jiajing (1522-1566); 9.2 cm., 3 5/8 in. Estimate 4,000,000-6,000,000 HKD. Lot Sold: 10,180,000 HKD (1,307,926 USD). Photo Sotheby's the deep rounded sides resting on a flared foot and rising to an everted rim, the exterior finely enamelled with iron-red outlines painted over in a brighter iron-red on a rich yellow ground with two striding five-clawed dragons in mutual pursuit divided by cloud scrolls below the rim, above six cranes in mid-flight among... [Lire la suite]

28 septembre 2011

A Rare Blue and White Floral Stem Cup, Mark and Period of Xuande (1426-1435)

Lot 27. A Rare Blue and White Floral Stem Cup, Mark and Period of Xuande (1426-1435); 10.5 cm, 4 1/8 in. Estimate 3,000,000-5,000,000 HKD. Lot Sold 5,780,000 HKD (742,614 USD). Photo Sotheby's the globular body raised on a flared stem with a curved stepped base, the exterior of the body freely painted with a continuous scroll of carnations between a band of half-cash motifs at the rim and a row of upright petals encircling the stem, the interior decorated with a small lotus medallion... [Lire la suite]
06 septembre 2011

Chinese Blue and White Glazed Porcelain Stem Cup. Qianlong Mark and of the Period

Chinese Blue and White Glazed Porcelain Stem Cup. Qianlong Mark and of the Period. Photo Doyle New York The exterior painted with stylized characters amid scrolling lotus above a tall foot with a jeweled design, interior with stylized lotus. Height 4 1/8 inches. Estimate $3,000-5,000 Doyle New York. Asian Works of Art. Monday, September 12, 2011 at 10am www.doylenewyork.com
24 juin 2011

Sacrificial Red (Jihong) Glazed Stem Cup (Gao Zu Bei). 清代 Qing Dynasty, 乾隆, Qianlong Period (1736-1795)

Sacrificial Red (Jihong) Glazed Stem Cup (Gao Zu Bei).  清代 Qing Dynasty, 乾隆  Qianlong Period (1736-1795 © 2000-2011 vermeer-griggs.com  A very rare stem cup (gaozu bei) with well potted flared sides raised on a tall conical stem foot, richly applied inside and out with a dark red, bubble suffused, orange peel  jihong glaze, also referred to as fresh red imitating Ming sacrificial red, xianhong. The Qing jihong glaze is thinner than the Ming xianhong glaze and the formulation is different but the... [Lire la suite]
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02 mai 2011

Tang dynasty parcel-gilt silver, silver and gilt-bronze @ Christie's London, 10 May 2011

A magnificent rare parcel-gilt silver lobed bowl and cover, Tang dynasty (618-907). The bowl 9½ in. (24.2 cm.) diam., the cover 9 7/8 in. (24.9 cm.) diam., total weight 1206g. Estimate £400,000 - £600,000 ($668,400 - $1,002,600). Price realised GBP 1,105,250. Photo Christies 2011 Ltd The bowl divided into five lobes by raised ridges, each lobe superbly engraved and gilt with floral and fruit clusters amidst luscious foliage, the interior with a central medallion enclosing large blooms and fruit surrounded by... [Lire la suite]