17 octobre 2017

A large and rare Kashan lustre sweetmeat pottery dish, Persia, circa 1200

Lot 146. A large and rare Kashan lustre sweetmeat pottery dish, Persia, circa 1200. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 GBP. Unsold. © Sotheby's. the fritware body with seven circular compartments to centre, lustre painted with figures in monumental style interspersed with leafy fronds, exterior with cobalt blue alkaline glaze, two holes on either side through shallow bowl; 8.8cm. height; 31.4cm. diam. Note: A very similar dish is in the Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum,... [Lire la suite]

16 octobre 2016

A large Kashan lustre jug, Persia, circa 1200

Lot 226. A large Kashan lustre jug, Persia, circa 1200. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. the body of bulbous form on a gently spreading foot with straight wide cylindrical neck and attached strap handle, the body moulded with entwining geometric shapes, decorated in light honey-coloured overglaze lustre, featuring three seated figures, each in a stellar frame at the front of the body, with vegetal motifs throughout, interior of neck with pseudo-calligraphic inscription; 23.6cm.... [Lire la suite]
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13 avril 2015

A Kashan black and turquoise bowl, Persia, circa 1200

A Kashan black and turquoise bowl, Persia, circa 1200. Estimation 6,000 — 8,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. of deep rounded form with inverted rim, painted in black under a deep turquoise alkaline glaze with stylised geometric design to interior and a pseudo-calligraphic design in a band under the rim on the exterior, old collector's label to underside; 21cm. diam.; 10.5cm. height. Provenance: Hotel Drouot, 13 Mai 1953, salle 9Rheims Com-pris, Nazau Aga, Expert no.03"Grand bol a marli sur pied ...,... a... [Lire la suite]
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11 août 2014

Two Henan ware, Song dynasty at Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

Henan Blackware vase, circa 1200, China, Song dynasty (960 - 1279), Henan Province, stoneware with a black glaze, 4.0 cm diam. of mouth; 22.0 x 19.0 cm. Gift of Graham E. Fraser 1993. 332.1993. Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney (C) Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney Brown-glazed stonewares from the Henan province were part of an extensive ceramic industry that spread throughout northern China during the Song dynasty. They were a popular ware used in most households and not... [Lire la suite]
22 septembre 2013

A large Kashan lustre jug, Persia, circa 1200

A large Kashan lustre jug, Persia, circa 1200. Photo: Sotheby's. the body of bulbous form on a gently spreading foot with straight cylindrical neck and attached strap handle with small thumbpiece, the body moulded with entwining geometric shapes, decorated in honey-coloured overglaze lustre with foliate scrolls and one seated figure in the central star, interior of neck with calligraphic inscription on a blue glaze ground; 23.1cm. height. Estimation 7,000 — 10,000 GBP  PROPERTY FROM THE GUERRAND-HERMÈS... [Lire la suite]
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