12 janvier 2021

A painted pottery jar, Neolithic period, Yangshao culture, Banshan type, 3rd millenium BC

Lot 75. A painted pottery jar, Neolithic period, Yangshao culture, Banshan type, 3rd millenium BC; 91⁄2 in. (24.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000. Price Realised USD 2,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 The compressed globular jar with two loop handles is painted on body in black with a fishnet pattern enclosing dots. Property from the Collection of Frederick A. and Sharon L. Klingenstein. Provenance: China House of Arts (according to label).Acquired prior to 1994,... [Lire la suite]

11 janvier 2021

A red pottery ovoid amphora, Neolithic period, Yangshao culture, Southern Shanxi Province, circa 4800-4300 BC

Lot 53. A red pottery ovoid amphora, Neolithic period, Yangshao culture, Southern Shanxi Province, circa 4800-4300 BC; 133⁄4 in. (34.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 3,000. Price Realised USD 3,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 The vase with a short neck and tapering, ovoid body is flanked by a pair of small loop handles, metal stand.Please note this lot is the property of a private individual. Provenance: Donald J. Wineman Fine Asian Art, New York, 1988.The Irving... [Lire la suite]
01 décembre 2019

An Unusual Neolithic Red Pottery Amphora, Yangshao Culture, 4800-3600 B.C.

Lot 221. An Unusual Neolithic Red Pottery Amphora, Yangshao Culture, 4800-3600 B.C.; 21in. (53.4cm.) high. Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 6,462. © Christie's Image Limited The unusual waisted ovoid body tapering to a point at the bottom and decorated allover with bands of scoring of various width below the neck and broad everted rim. Note: It is unusual to find waisted amphoras of such robust proportions and with broad everted rims. Compare the waisted amphoras of more slender... [Lire la suite]
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18 octobre 2017

A rare painted pottery amphora, Neolithic, Yangshao Culture, Majiayao phase

Lot 5. A rare painted pottery amphora, Neolithic, Yangshao Culture, Majiayao phase, 18 in., 45.7 cm. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 USD. Lot sold 18,000 USD. © Sotheby's. the well-potted ovoid vessel with broad shoulders tapering to a flat foot,  the body finely painted with evenly spaced circular 'eye' spots encircled by concentric spirals radiating out from the central eye on each side, all surmounted by a tall cylindrical neck and an everted rim painted with further concentric rings below a... [Lire la suite]
02 août 2017

Neolithic pottery at National Palace Museum, Beijing

Red pottery cooker (?), Neolithic, Cishan culture (6500–5500 BC), high 15.3cm, caliber 15.3cm, bottom diameter 11.3cm. National Palace Museum, Beijing. Flat bowl, Neolithic, Cishan culture (6500–5500 BC), high 6.7cm, caliber 18.2cm, bottom diameter 6.4cm. National Palace Museum, Beijing.  Small mouth ear bottle, Neolithic, Cishan culture (6500–5500 BC), high 23.8cm caliber 5.2cm bottom diameter 5.6cm. National Palace Museum, Beijing.   Three foot bowl, Neolithic, Cishan culture... [Lire la suite]
17 avril 2016

Neolithic ceramics at Palace Museum, Beijing

Painted pottery pot with geometric pattern, Yangshao culture (5000 BC to 3000 BC), Neolithic Period. Palace Museum, Beijing. Pottery amphora with swirl pattern, Majiayao culture (3300 BC to 2000 BC), Neolithic Period. Palace Museum, Beijing. Pottery bowl, Majiayao culture (3300 BC to 2000 BC), Neolithic Period. Palace Museum, Beijing. Pottery jar with frog pattern, Majiayao culture (3300 BC to 2000 BC), Neolithic Period. Palace Museum, Beijing. Pottery Gui, Longshan culture (3000 BC to 1900 BC), Neolithic Period. Palace... [Lire la suite]