23 avril 2013

Four Safavid square tiles with figures, Kubachi, Persia, late 16th Century

Four Safavid square tiles with figures, Kubachi, Persia, late 16th Century - Sotheby's comprising four fritware tiles, each of square form, the underglaze decoration painted in cobalt blue, green, turquoise, purple, ochre, relief red and outlined in black, each featuring a figure, including two women holding a floral stem and two men, one holding a flower and the other a pomegranate  Quantité: 4 - 19.2 by 19.1cm.; 19 by 18.4cm.; 16.9 by 16.7cm.; 16.6 by 16.5cm. Estimation: 8,000 - 10,000 GBP ... [Lire la suite]
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23 avril 2013

A Pair of Iznik Polychrome Tiles, Turkey, circa 1580

A Pair of Iznik Polychrome Tiles, Turkey, circa 1580 - Sotheby's Consisting of two square tiles mounted together, decorated in underglaze cobalt blue, turquoise, viridian green and relief red with trefoil motifs filled with a split-palmette design. Quantité: 2. Each: 24.5 by 24.5cm. Estimation: 3,000 - 5,000 GBP Sotheby's. Arts of the Islamic World. London | 24 avr. 2013 - www.sothebys.com
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22 juillet 2012

Tile of earthenware with slip and traces of pigments. Six Dynasties (220–589).

Tile of earthenware with slip and traces of pigments. Representing the rat, this tile was originally one of a set of twelve showing the different animals of the zodiac. Six Dynasties (220–589). National Museums Scotland
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19 décembre 2010

Kangxi Famille Verte & 119th century @ Christie's. European Noble and Private Collections, Amsterdam

A large Chinese famille verte three-piece garniture. Kangxi (1662-1722). Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 The sides enamelled with two large panels of figures in a palace interior with flower-vases and a crane, divided by narrow panels enclosing a dog confronting a squirrel perched in a hanging branch of vine, all above a band of shaped cartouches of scrolling leaves around the foot, comprising a baluster jar and a pair of beaker vases, one trumpet vase restored. The baluster jar 44 cm. high; the beaker vases 48 cm. high... [Lire la suite]
10 janvier 2009

A Group Of Nineteen Blue And White Tiles, Kangxi Period

A Group Of Nineteen Blue And White Tiles, Kangxi Period Comprising eighteen decorated in the spandrels with ribbon-tied auspicious emblems, three of these with a Chinese mother and son relaxing in a garden, the others with chrysanthemum growing beside grasses or birds amongst prunus boughs, the last tile with overall scene of a Chinese fisherman wading out to the basket he has left in a stream. 5¼ x 5¼ in. (13.3 x 13.3 cm.) each, approximately (19). Estimate $5,000 - $8,000 Christie's. Chinese Export Porcelain. 21 January... [Lire la suite]