01 février 2017

Bottle Vase (Yuhuchun), middle Northern Song dynasty, about 1000-1100

Bottle Vase (Yuhuchun), middle Northern Song dynasty, about 1000-1100, China, probably Hebei Province. Ding type ware, wheel-thrown stoneware with transparent glaze. Height: 11 3/4 in. (29.8 cm); Diameter of mouth: 3 in. (7.6 cm). Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Gift of the 1988 Collectors Committee (M.88.63). Photo © Museum Associates/LACMA

26 janvier 2017

Bowl (Wan) in the Form of a Flower Blossom, China, Middle Northern Song dynasty, about 1000-1100

Bowl (Wan) in the Form of a Flower Blossom, China, Middle Northern Song dynasty, about 1000-1100. Brown and red lacquer on fabric core. Height: 2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm); Diameter: 4 11/16 in. (11.9 cm). Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Gift of Donald and Iris Blackmore (AC1994.208.1). Photo © Museum Associates/LACMA