17 mai 2018

'The Blue Road: Mastercrafts from Persia' at Liang Yi Museum, Hong Kong

Flask with figures, animals, and leaves, 17th Century. Fritware, with underglaze painting in blue and black? 12 1/5 × 7 9/10 × 4 3/10 in; 31 × 20 × 11 cm. Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978, Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford. Courtesy Liang Yi Museum HONG KONG - Liang Yi Museum, Hong Kong, is hosting ‘The Blue Road: Mastercrafts from Persia’, the first, most dedicated and comprehensive exhibition surveying different aspects of the colour blue in Persian art and history, in Hong Kong.  Opening... [Lire la suite]

18 janvier 2016

Roman glass bottle, 1st century AD

Roman glass bottle, 1st century AD, Musée d’Art Classique de Mougins, France
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05 novembre 2013

Mughal glass bottles, India 18th century

Mughal glass bottles, India 18th century. Photo courtesy Amir Mohtashemi Ltd A pair of opaque glass bottles with polychrome gilt decoration. Dimensions: 12 x 4 cm ASIAN ART IN LONDON. 31st October - 9th November 2013. Amir Mohtashemi Ltd. Amir Mohtashemi. Phone +44 (0)20 7937 4422 - Email info@amirmohtashemi.com - Website www.amirmohtashemi.com
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26 octobre 2012

A glass bottle vase imitating tortoiseshell, China, engraved Xianfeng four-character seal mark and possibly of the period

A glass bottle vase imitating tortoiseshell, China, engraved Xianfeng four-character seal mark and possibly of the period. Photo Nagel Very small chip inside the neck. H. 21,7 cm. Estimate 1200 € Nagel. Sale 689, 2012/11/02 http://www.auction.de
14 avril 2011

Qianlong glass vases from Sotheby's, 08 Apr 11, Hong Kong

A turquoise-blue glass bottle vase. Wheel-cut mark and period of Qianlong. Photo Sotheby's the ovoid body surmounted by a long cylindrical neck ending in a sharply cut straight mouth, the glass of turquoise-blue colour and polished to a smooth gloss, with a four-character wheel-cut mark to the recessed base, 24 cm., 9 1/2 in. Estimate 250,000—350,000 HKD. Lot Sold 680,000 HKD A Turquoise-blue glass vase. Wheel-cut mark and period of Qianlong. Photo Sotheby's of elegant pear-shaped form, rising from a short straight... [Lire la suite]
12 mai 2009

A very fine small famille rose-enamelled glass bottle. Early 20th century, attributed to Ye Bengqi

A very fine small famille rose-enamelled glass bottle. Early 20th century, attributed to Ye Bengqi The globular body supported on a short straight-cut foot and with a cylindrical neck ending in a gently flaring rim, brightly enamelled around the exterior with large rose blooms and daylillies issuing from elaborate rockwork and two small birds perched on a delicately enamelled branch, all below three flying insects around the neck, the base with a Qianlong blue-enamel four-character mark. 3½ in. (9 cm.) high. Estimate £18,000 -... [Lire la suite]