18 mars 2020

A large Ilkhanid Lajvardina moulded calligraphic pottery tile, Persia, early 14th Century

Lot 65. A large Ilkhanid Lajvardina moulded calligraphic pottery tile, Persia, early 14th Century; 39.5 x 25.5 cm. Estimate: £ 10,000 - 15,000 (€ 11,000 - 16,000). Courtesy Bonhams. of rectangular form with central ridge and raised border to right, moulded and decorated in red, white and gold leaf on a cobalt blue ground with inscriptions in thuluth on a ground of scrolling vegetal interlace, the raised bands with cable design.  Provenance: Formerly in a Dutch private collection,... [Lire la suite]

10 décembre 2019

A very rare large carved Longquan celadon dish, Yuan dynasty, early 14th century

Lot 1503. A very rare large carved Longquan celadon dish, Yuan dynasty, early 14th century; 16 1/4 in. (41.3 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 800,000 - HKD 1,000,000. Price realised HKD 840,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2006 Strongly potted with deep, rounded sides rising to an everted lipped rim, freely carved on the interior with a flying crane with wings outspread and a leafy branch in its beak, the cavetto with a broad band of lotus scroll bearing flowerheads and buds below key-fret, the flattened... [Lire la suite]
13 mai 2018

A Kashan lustre painted star-shaped tile with rabbits, early 14th century

Lot 116. A Kashan lustre painted star-shaped tile with rabbits, early 14th century. Dim. : 20,8 x 19,7 cm. Estimation 600 - 800 €. © Artcurial Carreau de revêtement en forme d'étoile octogonale, décoré en lustre métallique brun sur glaçure opaque blanche de deux lapins parmi les fleurs. Bordure d'inscriptions naskhi en réserve sur fond bleu. Fractures et glaçure restaurées, repeints.  Provenance : Collection privée italienne  Artcurial. Vente Archéologie Arts... [Lire la suite]
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13 mai 2018

A Kashan lustre painted star-shaped tile with a rosace, early 14th century

Lot 115. A Kashan lustre painted star-shaped tile with a rosace, early 14th century. Dim. : 20,8 x 21,2 cm. Estimation 600 - 800 €. © Artcurial Carreau de revêtement en forme d'étoile octogonale, décoré en lustre métallique brun sur glaçure opaque blanche d'une rosace. Bordure d'inscriptions naskhi en réserve sur fond bleu. Fractures et glaçure restaurées, repeints.  Provenance : Collection privée italienne  Artcurial. Vente Archéologie Arts d’Orient & Art... [Lire la suite]
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23 février 2017

Dr. Robert R. Bigler at Asian Week NewYork, 9-18 march 2017

Buddha Shakyamuni. Copper alloy with remains of mercury and lacquer gilding; China, Tibeto-Chinese style, Yuan, early 14th century. Height: 23.8 cm (9.37 in) © Dr. Robert R. Bigler Buddha Shakyamuni. China, Yuan Dynasty, ca. 1300. Mercury gilt copper alloy. Height: 23.5 cm © Dr. Robert R. Bigler Green Tara. Mercury gilt copper alloy with glass inlays. China, Tibeto-Chinese style, Yuan Period (1271-1368). Height: 14.2 cm. © Dr. Robert R. Bigler  Set of Vajra and... [Lire la suite]
15 janvier 2017

Trumpet-Mouthed Vase, early 14th century, Yuan dynasty (1279–1368)

Trumpet-Mouthed Vase, early 14th century, Yuan dynasty (1279–1368), Longquan ware; stoneware with green glaze, 37.5 x 15.9 cm (14 3/4 x 6 1/4 in.) Diameter at Base: 7.6 cm (3 in.) Stand: 6.03 x 15.56 cm (2 3/8 x 6 1/8 in.), Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore, 1955.4.64. Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery The complex of kilns near Longquan in southern Zhejiang Province had started production during the tenth century, but it was only after the retreat of the Song court to... [Lire la suite]

02 janvier 2017

Mandala of Wakamiya of Kasuga Shrine (Kasuga wakamiya mandara), Japan, Nanbokuchō period (1336–92), early 14th century

Mandala of Wakamiya of Kasuga Shrine (Kasuga wakamiya mandara), Japan, Nanbokuchō period (1336–92), early 14th century. Hanging scroll; ink, color, gold, and cut gold on silk. Image: 29 3/4 in. × 15 in. (75.6 × 38.1 cm) Overall with mounting: 62 1/2 x 20 1/2 in. (158.8 x 52.1 cm) Overall with knobs: 62 1/2 x 22 1/2 in. (158.8 x 57.2 cm). Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1997, and Gift of the Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation, 2015, 1997.113 © 2000–2016 The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Seated on a pink and white lotus blossom... [Lire la suite]
19 juillet 2016

Star-shaped tile, Iran (probably Kashan), early 14th century

Tile, fritware, glazed and painted in cobalt blue and lustre, Iran (probably Kashan), early 14th century. Width: 19.7 cm; 1508-1876 © Victoria and Albert Museum, London 2016. Tile in the shape of an eight-pointed star, fritware. The central field is decorated in reserve against a ground of golden-brown lustre. A smaller eight-pointed is drawn within the central field and surrounded by a circle which is outlined in blue. Simple leaf forms fill the outer and inner points of the star. A central compartment is formed by... [Lire la suite]
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19 juillet 2016

Star-shaped tile, Iran (probably Kashan), early 14th century

Tile, fritware, glazed and painted in cobalt blue and lustre, Iran (probably Kashan), early 14th century. Width: 20 cm; 1493A-1876 © Victoria and Albert Museum, London 2016. Tile in the shape of an eight-pointed star, fritware. A smaller eight-pointed is drawn within the central field and surrounded by a circle which is outlined in blue. Simple leaf forms fill the outer and inner points of the star, and the whole border area is coloured cobalt blue. Within the inner star, the field is decorated in reserve against a... [Lire la suite]
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15 juillet 2016

Star-shaped tile, Iran (probably Kashan), early 14th century

Tile, fritware, glazed and painted in cobalt blue and lustre, Iran (probably Kashan), early 14th century. Width: 20 cm; 1493E-1876 © Victoria and Albert Museum, London 2016. Tile in the shape of an eight-pointed star, fritware. A smaller eight-pointed is drawn within the central field and surrounded by a circle which is outlined in blue. Simple leaf forms fill the outer and inner points of the star, and the whole border area is coloured cobalt blue. Within the inner star, the field is decorated in reserve against a... [Lire la suite]
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