26 avril 2016

Rare Blue and White Stemcup, late 15th-early 16th Century

Rare Blue and White Stemcup, late 15th-early 16th Century. Estimate $4000-6000. Photo iGavel the only blue and white stem cup from this cargo with lotus decoration - height: 4.75 inches - with four hairline cracks, crazed glaze, foot with minor losses, and minor firing faults Provenance: Treasures From the Hoi An Hoard Important Vietnamese Ceramics From a Late 15th/Early 16th Century Cargo October 11-13, 2000 in San Francisco and Los Angeles, Butterfields sale 7130O, Lot #1643; Saga Visal Oxford... [Lire la suite]

23 avril 2016

A rare 'laque burgauté' stemcup with boys in a garden scenery, China, 17th-18th century

Lot 24. A rare 'laque burgauté' stemcup with boys in a garden scenery, China, 17th-18th century. Estimate 1 000/1 500 €. Photo Nagel. the base and inside covered with silvered copper. D. 8,9 cm. Wear, fine age cracks and very minor losses to inlays Stemcups made in the lac burgauté technique are rare, although a related example was included in the exhibition One Man's Taste. Treasures from the Lakeside Pavilion, The Baur Collection, Geneva, 1988, p. 5; and a pair of stemcups was offered at Christie's London,... [Lire la suite]
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21 novembre 2015

A' Henan' black-glazed stemcup and a 'Jizhou' 'tortoiseshell'-glazed jar, Song dynasty

A' Henan' black-glazed stemcup and a 'Jizhou' 'tortoiseshell'-glazed jar, Song dynasty. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 HKD (3,399 - 5,665 EUR).  Photo Sotheby's. he stemcup applied with a thick black glaze stopping at the top of the stem revealing the light grey ware beneath, the mouthrim dressed with an ivory glaze; the jar with a wide neck, covered overall with a black glaze highlighted with olive-coloured streaks falling short above the foot exposing the dark grey body - 7.4 and... [Lire la suite]
19 avril 2015

A 'Longquan' celadon lotus bud water dropper , Song dynasty

A 'Longquan' celadon lotus bud water dropper , Song dynasty. Estimate 1,500 — 2,000 GBP (2,035 - 2,713 EUR). Photo courtesy Sotheby's. n the form of a lotus bud, the shoulder set with a curved spout opposite a loop handle, applied overall with a greyish celadon glaze stopping unevenly above the foot, Japanese wood box; together with a white-glazed ruyi-shaped box and cover, and a white-glazed stemcup, Japanese wood boxes. Quantité: 7 - 4cm., 1 5/8 in. ... [Lire la suite]
15 avril 2015

A blue and white stemcup, Yuan dynasty

A blue and white stemcup, Yuan dynasty. Estimate 2,713 - 4,070 EUR. Photo courtesy Sotheby's. the U-shaped body rising to a flared rim, supported on a square-sectioned stem, freely painted to the exterior with a foliate scroll bearing fruiting berries above a band of lappets, the flared foot applied with a raised fillet above pendent leaves, the interior with a Sanskrit character within a double-circle, Japanese wood box. Quantité: 2- 8.8cm., 3 1/2 in. Exhibition: Genmei meihin... [Lire la suite]
13 avril 2015

A 'Longquan' celadon lotus bud water dropper, Song Dynasty

A 'Longquan' celadon lotus bud water dropper, Song Dynasty. Estimate 1,500 — 2,000 GBP (2,035 - 2,713 EUR). Photo courtesy Sotheby's in the form of a lotus bud, the shoulder set with a curved spout opposite a loop handle, applied overall with a greyish celadon glaze stopping unevenly above the foot, Japanese wood box; together with a white-glazed ruyi-shaped box and cover, and a white-glazed stemcup, Japanese wood boxes. Quantité: 7 - 4cm., 1 5/8 in. Exhibition: Ruyi-shaped... [Lire la suite]

26 mai 2014

A Longquan celadon stemcup, Yuan dynasty

A Longquan celadon stemcup, Yuan dynasty. Photo Sotheby's well potted with deep rounded sides rising to an everted rim, supported on a tall segmented foot simulating bamboo, covered overall with an even celadon glaze save for the neatly cut unglazed footring, the interior incised with a medallion enclosing a floral bloom; 13.8 cm., 5 3/8 in. Estimation 70,000 — 90,000 HKD PROPERTY FROM THE BAOYIZHAI COLLECTION Sotheby's. Playthings From The Collection of Edward T. Chow Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Collections Chinese Art... [Lire la suite]
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22 avril 2014

An unusual blue and white decorated porcelain stemcup, China, 17th century

An unusual blue and white decorated porcelain stemcup, China, 17th century. Photo Nagel. Good condition. H. 16,7 cm. Estimate 2000/3000 € Nagel. "Asiatische Kunst". 9.5.2014 - http://www.auction.de/
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21 avril 2014

Four carved rhinoceros horn cup at Nagel, "Asiatische Kunst", 8.5.2014

An extremely rare imperial rhinoceros horn stemcup with plain sides and massive foot, China, Qianlong four-character seal mark and of the period. Photo Nagel Thinly carved bowl with semi-translucent sides and massive bottom resting on a conical pedestal foot. Shapes alikemay be based on Tang dynasty prototypes made of silverware and other materials. Few fine short age cracs to mouth rim,otherwise good condition. H.8,7cm/D.9,8cm. Estimate 60 000 - 100 000 €. This stemcup lacks the bow-string bands that can... [Lire la suite]
30 mars 2014

A small black and red guri lacquer seal paste box and cover and a black guri stemcup, Yuan-early Ming dynasty

A small black and red guri lacquer seal paste box and cover and a black guri stemcup, Yuan-early Ming dynasty. Photo: Sotheby's each carved through alternating layers of black and red lacquer beneath the black surface, the domed circular box and fitted cover decorated with ‘classic’ scrolls centred with a quatrefoil, the layers of red lacquer appearing in five thin lines sandwiched between the layers of black lacquer over a metal body, the interior lacquered in black, the stemcup with an everted rim and a splayed foot with a sealed... [Lire la suite]