21 janvier 2017

Chinese huqqa base made for the Islamic market, China, Kangxi period, 17th-18th century

Chinese huqqa base made for the Islamic market, China, Kangxi period, 17th-18th century, 20cm high. Amir Mohtashemi Ltd at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. This Kangxi period (1662-1722) huqqa base copies 17th century Indian spherical huqqa base forms of metal or glass. The huqqa base of globular form, narrow truncated neck, the top grinded down with an Indian metal rim. It is decorated with blossoming prunus trees and peonies in blue, white and red, set in six mihrab panels. Later on, the huqqa base has... [Lire la suite]

21 janvier 2017

Chinese blue and white ewer made for the Islamic market, Jingdezhen, 16th century

Chinese blue and white ewer made for the Islamic market, Jingdezhen, 16th century, 27cm high. Amir Mohtashemi Ltd at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. The blue and white ewer with a compressed globular body, stepped foot and trumpeted neck. The ewer, without a handle, is decorated in underglaze blue with scrolling tendrils, fans, flowers, butterflies and wan symbols with lappet bands on the shoulder and base. Amir Mohtashemi Ltd. Indian and Islamic Works of Art, 69 Kensington Church... [Lire la suite]
21 janvier 2017

A pair of porcelain blue ewers made for the Islamic market, China, 18th century

A pair of porcelain blue ewers made for the Islamic market, China, 18th century. Both 29cm high. Amir Mohtashemi Ltd at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. A rare pair of porcelain dark blue ewers of compacted pear-shaped form and flared feet. The mouths are crescent-moon shaped; the spouts are curved. Both ewers have traces of floral gilt decoration. Two similar ewers are in The Victoria and Albert Museum, London, Accession Numbers 775-1888 and 1674-1876, and are published by Kerr and Mengoni,... [Lire la suite]
21 juin 2016

Blue-and-White Pilgrim Flask for the Islamic Market, China, Ming dynasty, 15th century

Lot 2. Blue-and-White Pilgrim Flask for the Islamic Market, China, Ming dynasty, 15th century. Estimate 20.000 € - 26.000 €. Unsold. Photo Auctionata AG Porcelain with underglaze blue painting. Crescent-shaped body on low trefoil-feet, the ends studded with flower-shaped applications. Narrow, slightly tapered neck with knopped mouth. Sideways a short cylindrical sprout. The body contrasted with volute-shaped cloud bands, rhombic, triangle and circle motifs as well as... [Lire la suite]
30 janvier 2016

Brush rest with floral scroll and Arabic calligraphy, Zhengde mark and period (1506 - 1521), Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644)

Brush rest with floral scroll and Arabic calligraphy, Zhengde mark and period (1506 - 1521), Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644), Jingdezhen Zhushan kiln-sites for Islamic market, porcelain, moulded, with underglaze painting in cobalt-blue, 11.5 x 22 x 5.4 cm max. (height x width x depth). Bequeathed by J. Francis Mallett, 1947. EAX.3965 © Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford
25 juin 2015

Amir Mohtashemi Ltd. at Masterpiece London 2015

Chinese porcelain blue ewer made for the Islamic market, Jingdezhen, China, 18th century. Price on request. Courtesy Amir Mohtashemi Ltd. Kraak dish decorated with Persian ladies, Jingdezhen, China, 17th century. Price on request. Courtesy Amir Mohtashemi Ltd.  Chinese blue and white huqqa base, China, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Price on request. Courtesy Amir Mohtashemi Ltd.    Blue and white Iznik tile, Turkey, First half of the 16th century. Price on request.... [Lire la suite]

04 mai 2015

A rare silver-mounted ewer and cover for the Islamic market, the porcelain Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

A rare silver-mounted ewer and cover for the Islamic market, the porcelain Qing dynasty, Kangxi period. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's the pear-shaped body rising from a short spreading foot to a tall waisted knoped neck, moulded and brightly decorated in iron-red and gilt to each side with a peach-shaped panel flanked by leafy floral sprays, all above a lotus lappet band at the base and a lobed neck, set to one side with a large loop handle and to the other with an S-shaped spout, the... [Lire la suite]
24 avril 2015

A blue and white ‘Floral’ jar for the islamic market, 17th century

A blue and white ‘Floral’ jar for the islamic market, 17th century. Estimate 2,000 — 3,000 GBP (2,713 - 4,070 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's. the pear-shaped body rising from a tapering foot to a wide neck, painted to the exterior with eight vertical registers of leafy floral sprays; 21.2cm., 8 3/8 in. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, Londres, 13 mai 2015, 11:00 AM
27 juin 2014

Chinese porcelain blue ewer made for the Islamic market, Jingdezhen, China, 18th century

Chinese porcelain blue ewer made for the Islamic market, Jingdezhen, China, 18th century.  MASTERPIECES LONDON 2014. AMIR MOHTASHEMI LTD. STAND C5. 69 Kensington Church Street, London, W8 4BG, United Kingdom. T +44 20 7937 4422 - F +44 20 7937 4411 - www.amirmohtashemi.com - info@amirmohtashemi.com
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15 mars 2014

Chinese porcelain blue ewer made for the Islamic market, Jingdezhen, China, 18th century

Chinese porcelain blue ewer made for the Islamic market, Jingdezhen, China, 18th century. Photo courtesy Amir Mohtashemi Ltd. A porcelain ewer of pear-shaped form on blue ground with a flaring foot, crescent mouth with the spout curving outwards and with floral gilt decorations on the body. Later mounts are attached to the cover and the spout with a metal chain. 35.5cm high (including cover). Two similar porcelain ewers are in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, Accession numbers IS. 1674-1876 and 775-1888. Amir... [Lire la suite]
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