22 mai 2017

'Adorning the Inner Court: Jun Ware for the Chinese Palace' at Harvard Art Museums

Flower Vase in the Form of an Archaic Bronze 'Zun' Wine Beaker with Dragon-and-Wave Decor, perhaps Chenghua period (1465-1487), Ming dynasty, 1368-1644. Blue-and-white ware: porcelain with decoration painted in underglaze cobalt blue. Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of David Berg, Esq., 1999.230.7 © President and Fellows of Harvard College The Harvard Art Museums hold the largest and finest collection in the West of a rare and strikingly beautiful type of ceramic ware used in the... [Lire la suite]

19 décembre 2016

Bowl with dragons, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Zhengde emperor (1506-1521)

Bowl with dragons, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Zhengde emperor (1506-1521). Porcelain with underglaze-blue and overglaze enamel decoration.  H. 2 7/8 in x Diam. 5 1/4 in, H. 7.3 cm x Diam. 13.4 cm. The Avery Brundage Collection, B60P1578 © 2016 Asian Art Museum Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture. The combination of underglaze-blue and overglaze monochrome has its origins in experimentations of the early Ming period. Until the middle Ming, underglaze-blue with polychrome had made fantastic... [Lire la suite]
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19 décembre 2016

Plate with dragons, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Zhengde emperor (1506-1521)

Plate with dragons, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Zhengde emperor (1506-1521), China, Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with underglaze decoration. H. 1 3/4 in x Diam. 9 in, H. 4.5 cm x Diam. 22.9 cm. The Avery Brundage Collection, B60P1719 © 2016 Asian Art Museum Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture. Chinese and Japanese Ceramics for European MarketsChinese ceramics were first brought to Europe by land traders traveling the Silk Road. By the Renaissance, European painters... [Lire la suite]
18 décembre 2016

The Taoist deity Zhenwu, with two attendants, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Zhengde emperor (1506-1521)

The Taoist deity Zhenwu, with two attendants, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Zhengde emperor (1506-1521), China, Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with underglaze cobalt decoration. H. 7 5/8 in x W. 4 1/2 in x D. 2 5/8 in, H. 19.4 cm x W. 11.5 cm x D. 6.7 cm. Transfer from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, B81P55 © 2016 Asian Art Museum Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture The period of Zhenwu's greatest popularity was during the Ming dynasty, under the reign of the Taizu emperor (1368-1398).... [Lire la suite]
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24 juillet 2014

Ecritoire et chandelier, Règne De Zhengde (1506-1521)

Ecritoire et chandelier, Règne De Zhengde (1506-1521), porcelaine, décor sous couverte. MA4558;MG4586. Paris, musée Guimet - musée national des Arts asiatiques. Photo (C) RMN-Grand Palais (musée Guimet, Paris) / Thierry Ollivier Boîte écritoire à décor stylisé, Marque et Période de Zhengde (1506-1521), Chine, fours de Jingdezhen, porcelaine dure, décor bleu et blanc sous couverte. Hauteur : 0.11 m. Largeur : 0.25 m. Collection Ernest Grandidier. G4558. Paris, musée Guimet... [Lire la suite]
15 novembre 2013

A very rare blue and white 'Daoist Immortals' auspicious rectangular plaque, Zhengde

A very rare blue and white 'Daoist Immortals' auspicious rectangular plaque, Zhengde. Photo courtesy Bonhams The heavily-potted plaque featuring a devotional scene of Shoulao lecturing on a flat rock pedestal before a glowing mandorla issuing a wisp of energy forming the character shou, the God of Immortality seated on a deerskin rug and beside a plate of peaches and an incense burner, his elderly facial features including hairy eyebrows and beard framed by his pronounced large cranium, wearing loose garments with his... [Lire la suite]

04 août 2013

La collection de porcelaines chinoises de la Casa-Museu Medeiros e Almeida à Lisbonne

Aiguière Gomil "D. Manuel", Dynastie Ming, Règne Zhengde (1506-1521). Casa-Museu Medeiros e Almeida, Lisbonne Kendi, Dynastie Ming, Règne Jiajing (1522-1566). Casa-Museu Medeiros e Almeida, Lisbonne Kendi, Dynastie Ming, Règne Jiajing (1522-1566). Casa-Museu Medeiros e Almeida, Lisbonne Jarre aux carpes, Dynastie Ming, Règne Jiajing (1522-1566). Casa-Museu Medeiros e Almeida, Lisbonne Plat "Fontanges". Porcelaine chinoise d'exportation, vers 1722, dynastie Qing, règne Kangxi... [Lire la suite]
28 juillet 2013

Chandelier à décor d'inscriptions persanes, règne de Zhengde (1506-1521)

Chandelier à décor d'inscriptions persanes, règne de Zhengde (1506-1521), décor bleu et blanc, porcelaine. Hauteur : 0.150 m. Longueur : 0.140 m. Collection Ernest Grandidier. G4586. Paris, musée Guimet - musée national des Arts asiatiques (C) RMN-Grand Palais (musée Guimet, Paris) / Mathieu Ravaux Inscription en persan : "Je suis parvenu d'un seul coup au comble du malheur, source de tous les chagrins".
27 juin 2012

Large bowl with underglaze blue decoration of lotus pond. Ming dynasty, Zhengde reign (1506-1521)

Large bowl with underglaze blue decoration of lotus pond. Ming dynasty, Zhengde reign (1506-1521) © National Palace Museum
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19 mai 2012

Dish with green dragon design, Ming dynasty, Zhengde (1506-1521).

Dish with green dragon design, porcelain with green enamel - copper-oxide enamel. Diam: 8 3/4 in.. Ming dynasty, Zhengde (1506-1521). Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eli Lilly. Accession number: 60.86. Indianapolis Museum of Art © 2012 IMA  Provenance: [Mathias Komor] (in March 1951 cat., no. 55 as Zhengde period). Eli Lilly ($700.)
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