25 septembre 2021

A white-glazed pottery ovoid jar, Tang dynasty (618-907)

Lot 98. A white-glazed pottery ovoid jar, Tang dynasty (618-907). Height 8¼ in., 21 cm. Estimate 8,000 - 12,000 USD. Lot sold: 44,100 USD. © Sotheby's 2021 rising from a narrow base to voluminous rounded shoulders, below a short waisted neck and rolled rim, the interior and exterior covered in a translucent creamy white glaze, the flat base unglazed exposing the pale buff body, wood stand. Property from the Collection of Bruce Dayton and Ruth Stricker Dayton. ... [Lire la suite]

09 mars 2020

A white-glazed pottery compressed pear-shaped jar, Sui-Tang dynasty, 6th-7th century

Lot 1301. A white-glazed pottery compressed pear-shaped jar, Sui-Tang dynasty, 6th-7th century; 4¼ in. (11cm.) high. Estimate 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised 30,000 USD. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010 The squat, globular body below a stepped neck and widely-flaring rim, all covered in a finely-crackled, lustrous glaze stopping short of the flat foot. Provenance: British Rail Pension Fund; Sotheby's London, 12 December 1989, lot 63. Note: See Mayuyama, Chugoku Bunbutsu Kenbun, Tokyo, 1948, pl.... [Lire la suite]
11 août 2016

A white-glazed pottery jar, Tang dynasty

Lot 4. A white-glazed pottery jar, Tang dynasty. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's the broad-shouldered body rising from a spreading foot to a waisted short neck with everted rolled rim, applied with a greenish-ivory glaze extending over the inside of the rim and stopping unevenly above the base to reveal the pinkish-white body, the interior partially covered with a yellowish-tinged glaze, with three spur marks to the rim, Japanese wood box (3) - Height 7 7/8  in., 20.1 cm  ... [Lire la suite]
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15 mars 2015

A rare white-glazed pottery flask, China, Northern Qi dynasty (AD 550-577)

A rare white-glazed pottery flask, China, Northern Qi dynasty (AD 550-577). Estimate USD 2,000 - 3,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Of flattened ovoid form, one side molded with a monster mask, the other with a stylized floral ornament, covered overall with a thick creamy-white glaze falling short of the flared foot; 7 ½ in. (19.5 cm.) high, box Provenance: The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York, acquired in Hong Kong, 1987. Property from the Private Collection of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth ... [Lire la suite]