28 août 2019

Tang dynasty Ceramics at Sotheby's New York, 11 september 2019

Lot 687.  A blue-splashed pottery jar, Tang dynasty (618-907). Height 7 5/8  in., 19.4 cm. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. of slightly compressed ovoid form, the rounded sides tapering to a short splayed foot, and rising to an everted rolled rim, the buff pinkish body covered by a thin layer of white slip around the neck and sides, flecked with irregular splashes of vibrant cobalt blue glaze cascading in painterly drips from the rim, beneath a pale straw glaze... [Lire la suite]

27 mai 2018

A superb blue-glazed pottery jar, Tang dynasty (618-907)

Lot 429. A superb blue-glazed pottery jar, Tang dynasty (618-907); h. 20.8 cm, 8 1/4  in. Estimate 60,000 — 80,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. covered in a mottled greenish-blue glaze with a silver sheen, the glaze stopping irregularly above the foot. Provenance: Sotheby's London, 11th July 1978, lot 87. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 31 may 2018, 11:15 AM  
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02 novembre 2017

A rare Safavid blue-glazed pottery covered bowl (tas), Iran, 17th century

Lot 94. A rare Safavid blue-glazed pottery covered bowl (tas), Iran, 17th century. 9¾in. (25cm.) high; 12 5/8in. (32cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 40,000 - GBP 60,000. Price realised GBP 68,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The cobalt-blue surface with moulded turquoise-glazed decoration, minor areas of chipping, otherwise intact. Note: This covered bowl is amongst the most impressive examples of a small, distinctive group of Safavid pottery. Although they were designed to imitate the... [Lire la suite]
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29 août 2010

Tang potery sold at Christie's New York, 16 - 17 September 2010

Lot 1302. A blue-glazed pottery jar and cover, Tang dynasty (618-907); 8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) high. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised 25,000 USD. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010.  Covered with a rich dark blue glaze that continues over the lipped rim and falls in an irregular line on the lower body to expose some of the white slip underlayer, the interior covered with a clear glaze wash, raised on a ring foot, the body of buff color, the domed cover similarly glazed Provenance:... [Lire la suite]