13 décembre 2019

A pottery figure of a guardian, Tang dynasty (618-907)

Lot 171. A pottery figure of a guardian, Tang dynasty (618-907). Hauteur: 63 cm. (24 ¾ in.). Estimate 5,000 - EUR 7,000. Price realised EUR 3,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Il est représenté debout, vêtu d'une armure courte. Sa main droite est relevée, son poing fermé tenait originellement une arme. Le bras gauche est tendu le long de son corps. Il est coiffé d'un casque. L'expression de son visage est menaçante ; restaurations. Provenance: Belgian private collection, acquired from Spink... [Lire la suite]
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02 décembre 2019

Two Small Glazed Pottery Figures of Female Attendants, Sui Dynasty (589-618)

Lot 263. Two Small Glazed Pottery Figures of Female Attendants, Sui Dynasty (589-618); 7¼ and 65/8in. (18.4 and 16.8cm.) high. Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 1,800. Price realised USD 1,410. © Christie's Image Limited Each wearing a long dress gathered with a sash at the bodice and hips and worn over a long pleated skirt, one covered in a light green glaze, the other a yellowish straw glaze and both with straw-glazed face, with traces of red and black pigment. Property from the Schloss Collection. ... [Lire la suite]
13 octobre 2019

A rare small sancai-glazed pottery figure of a ram, Tang dynasty (AD 618-907)

Lot 21. A rare small sancai-glazed pottery figure of a ram, Tang dynasty (AD 618-907); 2 7/8 in. (7.2 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000 (USD 7,470 - USD 9,960). Price realised GBP 7,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019  The ram is modelled standing foursquare, facing forwards with its curled horns resting upon its back. It is covered with a mottled glaze of amber, green and buff tones. Property from the Estate of Albert and Leonie van Daalen, Geneva, Switzerland. Provenance:... [Lire la suite]
13 octobre 2019

A large painted pottery figure of a prancing horse, Tang dynasty (AD 618-907)

Lot 20. A large painted pottery figure of a prancing horse, Tang dynasty (AD 618-907); 23 in. (57 cm.) long. Estimate GBP 60,000 - GBP 80,000 (USD 74,700 - USD 99,600). Price realised GBP 25,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019  The figure is powerfully modelled with front right leg raised, the mouth open, the head turned slightly to the left, the tail braided, and the saddle cloth painted with elaborate details highlighted in red pigment. Property from the Estate... [Lire la suite]
13 octobre 2019

A massive painted pottery figure of a camel and rider, Tang dynasty (618-907)

Lot 4. A massive painted pottery figure of a camel and rider, Tang dynasty (618-907); 30 ¾ in. (78.1 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 80,000 - GBP 120,000 (USD 99,600 - USD 149,400). Price realised GBP 75,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019 The large camel is modelled with its head slightly turned to the left with protruding eyes, flaring nostrils and ears lying against its neck, its mouth held wide open with its tongue hanging out to one side. A detachable saddle bag hangs between its humps and is... [Lire la suite]
29 août 2019

Tang dynasty Ceramics at Bonhams New York, 9 September 2019

Lot 854. A sancai glazed pottery figure of a camel, Tang dynasty (618-907); 15in (38.1cm) high. Estimate US$ 8,000 - 12,000 (€ 7,200 - 11,000). Courtesy Bonhams. Finely modelled standing on a rectangular plinth, depicted with braying head, two humps and saddle, covered all over in a straw color glaze attractively accented with amber and camellia-leaf green.  The dating of this lot is consistent with the results of an Oxford Authentication Thermoluminescence test, sample C202b32, dated 28 January... [Lire la suite]

11 décembre 2018

A green, yellow and cream glazed pottery figure of a monkey, 17th century

Lot 159. A green, yellow and cream glazed pottery figure of a monkey, 17th century. H. : 38 cm (15 in.). Estimation 1 000 - 1 500 €. Vendu 2 080 €. © Artcurial Représentant le signe du zodiaque : le singe debout, vêtu d'une longue robe ; côtés de l'épi coupés et manque un coin. Artcurial. Vente Art d’Asie - 10 décembre 2018
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08 décembre 2018

Two green, yellow and cream glazed pottery figures, Ming dynasty, 17th century

Lot 156. Two green, yellow and cream glazed pottery figures, Ming dynasty, 17th century. H. : 33,5 et 36 cm (13 1/4 and 14 1/4 in.). Estimate: €600 - €800 (US$677 - US$903). Vendu 520 €. © Artcurial Représentant un couple de dignitaires, la femme tenant un coffret, l'homme, une étoffe. Artcurial. Vente Art d’Asie - 10 décembre 2018
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08 décembre 2018

A green, beige and brown glazed pottery figure, China, Ming dynasty, 17th century

Lot 51. A green, beige and brown glazed pottery figure, Ming dynasty, 17th century. H. : 35 cm (13 3/4 in.). Estimate: €200 - €300 (US$226 - US$338). Vendu 195 €. © Artcurial Représenté debout, vêtu d'une longue robe, tenant une coupe, les cheveux coiffés en chignon, socle en bois ; manques. Artcurial. Vente Art d’Asie - 10 décembre 2018
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14 août 2018

Pottery figure of a foreign dancer, China, Tang dynasty, 618 – 906

Pottery figure of a foreign dancer, China, Tang dynasty, 618 – 906, Height: 9 1/2 inches, 24 cm. © Ben Janssens Oriental Art. A pottery model of a male dancer of foreign appearance, standing tall and turning his head towards his left. The slightly portly figure reaches his right arm towards the sky, whilst he holds his left arm loosely pendent alongside his body. His right knee is bent and forms an angle with his left foot. The figure is dressed in a long-sleeved, three-quarter length layered robe, with a high circular... [Lire la suite]
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