14 mars 2019

A 'Henan' black-glazed and russet-painted bottle vase, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

Lot 604. A 'Henan' black-glazed and russet-painted bottle vase, Jin dynasty (1115-1234); 12 in (30.5cm) high. Estimate US$ 6,000 - 8,000 (€ 5,300 - 7,100). Unsold. © Bonhams 2001-2019 The ovoid body surmounted by a trumpet neck, with horizontal ribs visible under the lustrous brown-black glaze, freely painted in russet with an elegant flowering orchid, the glaze stopping at the foot revealing the buff-colored unglazed foot and foot ring.  Provenance: Ruth and Richard DickesAcquired in New... [Lire la suite]

03 septembre 2018

A 'Henan' black-glazed and russet-painted meiping, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 225. A 'Henan' black-glazed and russet-painted meiping, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368). Height 7 1/4  in., 18.4 cm. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. of slightly compressed form, rising from a narrow foot and dramatically sweeping outward to the angled shoulder beneath the low, ribbed neck, covered overall in a lustrous black glaze and painted at the shoulder in russet tones with two abstract soaring birds, the recessed base unglazed revealing the buff-colored body. Provenance: Acquired in Hong... [Lire la suite]
03 mai 2016

A black-glazed and russet-painted bottle, Northern Song-Jin dynasty

Lot 27. A black-glazed and russet-painted bottle, Northern Song-Jin dynasty. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 GBP (12,771 - 19,157 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. the ovoid body with well-rounded shoulders rising from a recessed base to a small flanged neck, covered overall with a glossy black glaze, swiftly painted on the shoulder with bold russet strokes evoking a bird in flight, the countersunk base glazed, the footring left unglazed revealing a buff-coloured body, Japanese wood box. Quantité:... [Lire la suite]