13 mai 2016

Grand plat dit "de Swatow" pour l'Orient musulman, fin de la dynastie Ming, Chine, 1630-1650

Lot 120. Grand plat dit "de Swatow" pour l'Orient musulman, fin de la dynastie Ming, Chine, 1630-1650. Estimation : 800 € / 1 000 €. Photo Millon & Associés en porcelaine dure des fours de Zhangzhou, décoré en bleu sous glaçure craquelée transparente de deux dragons au médaillon central, entouré de cinq chevaux au galop. Marli à médaillons alternés, l'un d'un personnage marchant, l'autre de la phrase en arabe "Allahu 'âfi" (avec l'aide de Dieu). Diam. 41 cm. (Restauration sur un bord)    ... [Lire la suite]
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13 janvier 2016

Baluster jar, Wanli period, c. 1575 - c. 1600

Baluster jar, Wanli period, c. 1575 - c. 1600, Swatow, h 24.5cm × d 9.4cm. AK-MAK-328. On loan from the Vereniging van Vrienden der Aziatische Kunst, 1972. Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. Baluster jar on low foot ring with oven remains of sand and wide, low neckline. Decorated in red and green glaze over with the two body panels with birds, blooming lotuses and various other flowers and water plants. On the shoulder of the vase between two dragons flowers around the base flower tendrils. Swatow is a type of... [Lire la suite]
22 avril 2014

Three Wanli porcelain at Nagel, "Asiatische Kunst", 9.5.2014

A large blue and white Swatow dragon bowl, China, Wanli period. Photo Nagel. Few small rim chips or frits. D. 39,7 cm. Estimate 3000/4000 € Property from an old European private collection, bought in Asia in the 1960's  A lotos-shaped blue and white and iron-red decorated porcelain dish, China, Wanli six-character mark and period. Photo Nagel. Rim restored. D. 17,7 cm. Estimate 1000/1500 € Property from an old German private collection A blue and white porcelain... [Lire la suite]
19 avril 2014

Large Swatow deep circular dish, Pinghe County, Zhangzhou prefecture, Fujian province. Ming dynasty, circa 1600

Large Swatow deep circular dish, Pinghe County, Zhangzhou prefecture, Fujian province. Ming dynasty, circa 1600. Photo courtesy Marchant painted in turquoise, black and iron-red enamel with gently everted rim, painted in the centre with the eight trigrams surrounding a yin yang symbol with a night scene of fishing boats above waves, beside mountains and pavilions, all beneath the stars and the moon within iron-red rings, the cavetto painted with crabs, shrimp, fish, lotus leaves,... [Lire la suite]
19 avril 2014

Large Swatow deep circular dish, Pinghe County, Zhangzhou prefecture, Fujian province. Ming dynasty, circa 1600

  Large Swatow deep circular dish, Pinghe County, Zhangzhou prefecture, Fujian province. Ming dynasty, circa 1600. Photo courtesy Marchant painted in turquoise, black, iron-red and green enamel with gently everted rim, painted in the centre with a barefoot artist wandering in a landscape holding a branch supporting a long-tailed bird, with a rucksack of scrolls and gourd, a further rolled scroll sits on an easel extending from his rucksack, all beside a deer, rockwork, bamboo and beneath a... [Lire la suite]
19 avril 2014

Large Swatow deep circular dish, Pinghe County, Zhangzhou prefecture, Fujian province. Ming dynasty, circa 1600

Large Swatow deep circular dish, Pinghe County, Zhangzhou prefecture, Fujian province. Ming dynasty, circa 1600. Photo courtesy Marchant painted in turquoise, black and iron-red enamels with a large central scene of the ‘split pagoda’, with mountains in the distance, figures crossing a bridge and boats, all above three pagodas on rockwork, surrounded by four ruyi-head flaming medallions of fisherman, two with figures crossing a bridge, one with a fishing boat with one of the fisherman... [Lire la suite]

28 juin 2012

Chinese "swatow" dish. China, 17th century

Chinese "swatow" dish. China, 17th century. Porcelain, painted in overglaze green and black enamels on opaque white glaze. The Aga Khan Museum. Coarsely potted and covered with a thick, crackled glaze, this dish belongs to a distinct group of porcelain, the so-called ‘Swatow wares’. Swatow is a Dutch mistranslation of Shantou, the port from which such ceramics were supposedly exported, although this port was actually not used until the Qing dynasty (1644 –1912). Recent archaeological research by Chinese scholars has established... [Lire la suite]
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16 février 2012

Coupe lobée. Swatow XVIe siècle, époque Ming (1368-1644)

Coupe lobée. Swatow, XVIe  siècle, époque Ming  (1368-1644). Photo Ader SVV en porcelaine blanche décorée en bleu sous couverte d'un médaillon d'oiseau cerf et biche sous un pin. D. : 42 cm.  Estimation : 1200/1500€ Ader SVV. VENDREDI 2 MARS à 15H00. Drouot Richelieu  Salle 7 75009 Paris. él. : 01.53.40.77.10 - Fax : 01.53.40.77.20 - Email : contact@ader-paris.fr
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16 février 2012

Coupe ronde. Swatow. Epoque Ming (1368-1644)

 Coupe ronde. Swatow. Epoque Ming (1368-1644). Photo Ader SVV en porcelaine blanche décorée en bleu sous couverte d'un médaillon de cerf, grue et oiseau sous les nuages.  D. : 42,5 cm.  Estimation : 1200/1500€ Ader SVV. VENDREDI 2 MARS à 15H00? Drouot Richelieu  Salle 7 75009 Paris. él. : 01.53.40.77.10 - Fax : 01.53.40.77.20 - Email : contact@ader-paris.fr
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19 décembre 2010

Wanli blue and white 'kraak porselein' & Transitional blue and white @ Christie's Amsterdam

A Chinese blue and white 'kraak porselein' wine-pot and a cover. Wanli (1573-1619). Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 The globular sides painted with a continuous scene of tigers in a fenced garden, applied with upright handle and S-shaped spout, the cover matched, minor chips, frits and baking flaw; 20.4 cm. high - Estimate €1,500 - €2,000 Price Realized €5,000 A Chinese blue and white 'kraak porselein' bowl. Wanli (1573-1619). Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 Decorated to the exterior with panels of figures... [Lire la suite]