14 juillet 2014

Lotus-Seed Bowl with Petals and Arabesques, 1403-1424, China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty, Yongle period

Lotus-Seed Bowl with Petals and Arabesques, 1403-1424, China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Yongle period (1403-1424), porcelain with underglaze blue decoration, Diameter - w:10.20 cm (w:4 inches) Overall - h:6.00 cm (h:2 5/16 inches). John L. Severance Fund 1953.15, Cleveland Museum of Art © 2013 Cleveland Museum of Art.
14 juillet 2014

Meiping Vase with Cloud Collars and Peony Sprays, 1403-1424, China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty, Yongle per

Meiping Vase with Cloud Collars and Peony Sprays, 1403-1424, China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Yongle period (1403-1424), porcelain with incised decoration and white glaze, Diameter - w:20.30 cm (w:7 15/16 inches) Overall - h:32.10 cm (h:12 5/8 inches). Severance and Greta Millikin Collection 1964.167, Cleveland Museum of Art © 2013 Cleveland Museum of Art.

14 juillet 2014

Bowl with Dragons and Clouds, 1403-1424, China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen , Ming dynasty, Yongle period

Bowl with Dragons and Clouds, 1403-1424, China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen , Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Yongle period (1403-1424), porcelain with molded and incised decoration and white glaze, Diameter - h:8.40 w:17.20 cm (h:3 1/4 w:6 3/4 inches) Overall - h:8.00 cm (h:3 1/8 inches). Severance and Greta Millikin Collection 1964.165,| Cleveland Museum of Art © 2013 Cleveland Museum of Art.
14 juillet 2014

Gourd Flask with Floral Medallion, 1403-1424, China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty, Yongle period

Gourd Flask with Floral Medallion, 1403-1424, China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Yongle period (1403-1424), porcelain with incised decoration and whit glaze, Overall - h:28.10 w:20.40 cm (h:11 1/16 w:8 inches). Severance and Greta Millikin Collection 1964.182,| Cleveland Museum of Art © 2013 Cleveland Museum of Art.
10 juillet 2014

Imperial Deep Dish, Ming dynasty, Yongle period, 1403-1425

Imperial Deep Dish, Ming dynasty, Yongle period, 1403-1425. Porcelain with cobalt blue decoration under a clear glaze; 2 7/8 x 16 1/4 x 16 1/4 in. (7.3 x 41.28 x 41.28 cm). Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton, 2004.132.5. Minneapolis Institute of Arts © 2014 Minneapolis Institute of Arts. While the earliest Chinese blue-and-white ware was made for the fourteenth century Persian market, this classic dish exemplifies the transition in early Ming towards the true recognition and wide appreciation of blue-and-white porcelain by the Chinese... [Lire la suite]
10 juillet 2014

Dish, Ming dynasty, Yongle period, 1403-1424

Dish, Ming dynasty, Yongle period, 1403-1424. Jingdezhen ware. Porcelain with underglaze cobalt blue decor; 2 15/16 x 15 3/4 in. (7.46 x 40.01 cm). Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton. 2003.140.1. Minneapolis Institute of Arts © 2014 Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Painted with two lush peony blooms in the center, this exceptional example of early Ming blue-and-white is notable for its bold design, softness of brushwork, and subtle, controlled shading. The work exhibits the saturated "heaped and piled" spots of intense, cobalt-blue... [Lire la suite]


29 juin 2014

Three blue and white bowls, Ming dynasty, early 1400s, Yongle period from the Indianapolis Museum of Art

Bowl with loquat and floral designs, Ming dynasty, early 1400s, Yongle period, porcelain with underglaze blue, 4 x 8 1/4 (diam.) in. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eli Lilly. 60.107. Indianapolis Museum of Art © 2014 IMA Bowl with lotus and floral designs, Ming dynasty, early 1400s, Yongle period, porcelain with underglaze blue, 3 1/8 x 6 3/4 (diam.) in.Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eli Lilly. 60.101. Indianapolis Museum of Art © 2014 IMA Bowl with stylized lotus and floral designs, Ming dynasty, early 1400s, Yongle period,... [Lire la suite]
29 mai 2014

A very rare tianbai-glazed anhua-decorated vase, meiping, Yongle period (1403-1424)

A very rare tianbai-glazed anhua-decorated vase, meiping, Yongle period (1403-1424). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014 The vase is elegantly potted with high rounded shoulders supported on a gently flaring foot encircling the recessed base. It is finely incised on the body with a broad frieze of leafy lotus scroll bearing four large blossoms with four smaller flowers above and below, between four fruiting branches of pomegranate, persimmon, peach and lychee around the shoulders and four flower sprays above the foot. It... [Lire la suite]
28 mai 2014

A fine and very rare Ming tianbai-glazed anhua-decorated moonflask, bianping, Yongle period (1403-1424)

A fine and very rare Ming tianbai-glazed anhua-decorated moonflask, bianping, Yongle period (1403-1424). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014 The elegant flask is well potted with a flattened, but slightly domed, circular lower section and a globular upper section narrowing to a short neck and a mouth contracting to match the width of the waisted area between the upper and lower sections of the vessel. The flask stands on a rectangular foot and has strap handles on either side, joining the neck and shoulders of the... [Lire la suite]
28 mai 2014

An extremely rare early Ming blue and white flask, bianhu, Yongle period (1403-1424)

An extremely rare early Ming blue and white flask, bianhu, Yongle period (1403-1424). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014 The sturdily potted flask of circular form with a flattened base and a short cylindrical neck. It is painted in cobalt-blue with characteristic heaping and piling on the domed front with a central raised boss detailed with crashing waves, surrounded by a wide band of composite floral scrolls. The meandering foliage is supporting various blooms and associated buds. The sides of the flask are similarly decorated... [Lire la suite]


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