05 août 2017

A rare white stoneware lobed oval bowl, Tang dynasty

Lot 218. A rare white stoneware lobed oval bowl, Tang dynasty (618-907), 12.5cm., 4 7/8 in. Estimate 600 - 800 GBP. Lot sold 2,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. of Persian metal shape, each of the six gently curved lobes rising from a quatrefoil-shaped short straight foot, covered overall in a white slip and an ivory-white glaze save for the unglazed base showing the fine white body. Literature: 'Hsing-Yao and Ting-Yao', The Bulletin of Far Eastern Antiquities, no. 25, 1953, Stockholm, 1953,... [Lire la suite]

25 mars 2015

A silver lobed oval bowl, China, Tang dynasty (AD 618-907)

Lot 728. A silver lobed oval bowl, China, Tang dynasty (AD 618-907); 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) wide, cloth box; 101 g. Estimate $15,000 - $20,000. Price Realized $81,250. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The exterior engraved with a leafy scroll against a ring-punched ground below the slightly everted rim, the plain interior with raised ribs outlining the lobes, raised on an oval foot pinched in the center and engraved with pendent leaf tips on a ring-punched ground Provenance: The Collection of Robert H.... [Lire la suite]
24 septembre 2008

A rare parcel-gilt silver lobed oval bowl. Tang dynasty (618-907)

A rare parcel-gilt silver lobed oval bowl. Tang dynasty (618-907) The lobed sides rounding upwards from the narrow ring foot to the slightly flared rim, the center decorated in repoussé with twin fish surrounded by incised foliate scroll reserved on a ring-punched ground, within an overlapping petal border below a flower spray in each of the lobes, with a narrow band of demi-florets at the rim, all highlighted in gilding - 6¾ in. (17.2 cm.) long, box - Estimate: $40,000 - $60,000 - Price Realized: $43,750 Provenance :... [Lire la suite]
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