14 novembre 2022

Pottery manor, Han Dynasty (202 BC - 220 AD)

Pottery manor, Han Dynasty (202 BC - 220 AD), 130cm long, 114cm wide. Unearthed from Yuzhuang Han Tomb in Huaiyang, Henan in 1981. Henan Museum Collection. This set of disassembled and assembled pottery manor consists of two parts: courtyard and pastoral. The courtyard is a three-entry courtyard, that is, the front yard, the atrium and the back yard. There is a gate in the front yard, stables on both sides, and a built-in manger in the yard; entering the atrium through the second gate, there is a two-storey... [Lire la suite]
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07 novembre 2022

A pottery model of a horse and rider, Wei Dynasty (386-550 AD)

Lot 27. A pottery model of a horse and rider, Wei Dynasty (386-550 AD); 26.9cm (10 5/8in) high. Sold for 4,845 € (Estimate 400-600 €). Photo Fabrice Gousset. The soldier finely modelled seated atop a caparisoned horse, the right arm extended along his waist, the left arm bent, the horse with a saddle and a long cloth cascading above the mud guards, with traces of pigments.  Provenance: Robert Rousset, Paris (1901-1981), acquired prior to 1935.Jean-Pierre Rousset, Paris (1936-2021). Note: Compare... [Lire la suite]
28 septembre 2022

A pottery inkstone, Tang dynasty (618-907)

Lot 680. A pottery inkstone, Tang dynasty (618-907). Length 5⅝ in., 14.5 cm. Lot sold: 3,780 USD (Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 Provenance: J.J. Lally & Co., New York.  Sotheby's. China 5000 Years, New York, 27 september 2022
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25 mai 2022

Han pottery sold at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 25 May 2022

Lot 304. A green-glazed 'duck pond' square tray, Han dynasty (206 BC-220 AD); 21.7 cm. Lot sold: 25,200 HKD (Estimate  20,000 - 30,000 HKD). © Sotheby's 2022 Lot 308. A painted pottery duck-form vessel, Han dynasty (206 BC-220 AD); 34.5 cm. Lot sold: 69,300 HKD (Estimate  30,000 - 50,000 HKD). © Sotheby's 2022 The dating of this lot is consistent with the result of Oxford Authentication Ltd thermoluminescence test no. C207b28.   ... [Lire la suite]
20 juillet 2021

A pottery horse head, Han dynasty (206 BC-220 AD)

Lot 2058. A pottery horse head, Han dynasty (206 BC-220 AD); 35 cm. Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 HKD. Lot sold: 30,240 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. Sotheby's. Chinese Online, including a Private Hong Kong Collection, Hong Kong, 2 July 2021
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09 juin 2021

A large Sichuan pottery model of a hound, Han Dynasty

Lot 451. A large Sichuan pottery model of a hound, Han Dynasty. Sold for £ 1,020 (€ 1,188). © Bonhams Modelled with a separate head raised and looking ahead with large eyes and broad nose, the stout body standing squarely on four slender legs, the tail curled above the strong haunches. 46cm (18 1/8in) long.Published, Illustrated and Exhibited: Roger Keverne Ltd., Winter Exhibition, London, 2003, no.20.The result of Oxford Authentication Ltd. thermoluminescence test no.C103c86, dated 25 February 2003, is consistent with the dating... [Lire la suite]
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09 juin 2021

Three pottery models of horses, Han Dynasty

Lot 450. Three pottery models of horses, Han Dynasty. Sold for £ 1,657 (€ 1,931). © Bonhams The largest modelled recumbent with separate head and apertures underneath, 47cm (18 1/2in) long; the second a modelled with harness and saddle painted with polychrome archaistic designs, with apertures underneath, 41cm (16 1/8in) long; the third standing four-square with head facing forward, ears pricked and alert expression, 38cm (15in) high. Bonhams. Roger Keverne Ltd Moving On (Part II), London, New Bond Street, 7 Jun 2021 ... [Lire la suite]
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07 novembre 2020

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

Lot 14. A painted red pottery figure of a prancing horse, Tang dynasty (618-907); 24 ½ in. (62.2 cm.) long. Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 10,000. Price realised GBP 10,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The horse is modelled in a spirited stance with one front leg raised, the mouth open and the ears pricked forward. Provenance: Christie's New York, 1 December 1988, lot 211. The results of Oxford thermoluminescence test no. 466p43 are consistent with the dating of this lot. ... [Lire la suite]
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31 octobre 2020

An Iznik pottery dish, Ottoman Turkey, third quarter 16th century

  Lot 117. An Iznik pottery dish, Ottoman Turkey, third quarter 16th century; 11 7/8in. (30.2cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 8,000 - GBP 12,000. Price realised GBP 8,750. Courtesy Sotheby's. With sloping cusped rim on short foot, the white interior with four delicately drawn pale blue floral sprays in a border of similar floral sprays, the border outlined in strong cobalt-blue, the exterior with alternating pale grey floral motifs, small repair to rim. Provenance: E. Grünberg and E.M.... [Lire la suite]
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13 juillet 2020

A rare pair of sancai-glazed pottery lions, Tang dynasty (618-907)

Lot 2872. A rare pair of sancai-glazed pottery lions, Tang Dynasty (618-907); The larger: 5. 3/8 in. (13.7 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 200,000 - HKD 300,000. Price realised HKD 375,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020.  Each lion is seated on a waisted rectangular plinth in an alert posture, with its front legs braced below the strong muscular chest, the face detailed with a fierce expression and bulging eyes, the mouth agape with its sharp fangs exposed. The mane is finely detailed... [Lire la suite]
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