16 septembre 2017

A paper-cut resist-decorated Jizhou bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 1141. A paper-cut resist-decorated Jizhou bowl, Southern Song  dynasty (1127-1279); 4 ¼ in. (10.9 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price realised USD 10,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The interior is decorated in resist technique with paper-cut decoration of three quadrilobed flowers reserved in brown against the variegated, milky buff ground. The exterior is covered in a glaze of dark brown color mottled in beige falling short of a knife-cut edge above the low, narrow... [Lire la suite]