19 mars 2011

Two Kashan lustre bowls, Persia, 12th-13th ct.

A Kashan lustre bowl, Persia, circa 1200 A.D. photo Nagel conical form, with remnants of lustre painting. Inside Palmettmotifs, outside remnants of a kufic inscription. - The glaze mostly rubbed, one large chip to the rim, otherwise in good condition. D. 15,9 cm - Estimate 600 € Kashan lustre bowl, Persia, 12th-13th ct. photo Nagel Damaged, repaired with glue, replacements. H. 8 cm - Estimate 500 € Nagel. March 22nd 2011. Ancient Art, Tribal Art, Islamic Art  www.auction.de
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19 mars 2011

Two Khorassan bronze mirrors, 12th/13th ct

A bronze mirror, Khorassan, 12th-13th ct.. photo Nagel Crusty patina, drill hole.  D. 10 cm - Estimate 600 € See for related example: Arabesques et jardin de paradis, Teylor a.o., Louvre, Paris (1989), plt. 203.  A Khorassan bronze mirror, 12th/13th ct.  photo Nagel Greenish patina, small chip to the rim. D. 11 cm - Estimate 450€ See for related example: Arabesques et jardin de paradis, Teylor a.o., Louvre, Paris (1989), plt. 203.  Nagel. March 22nd 2011. Ancient Art, Tribal Art, Islamic Art ... [Lire la suite]
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06 juin 2010

Islamic gold Jewellery @ Bonhams, 9 Jun 2010. Knightsbridge

A group of Islamic gold Jewellery Items. photo Bonhams comprising; A garnet-set gold Ring, Greater Persia, 11th/ 12th Century, of stirrup-shape, the garnet inscribed in kufic; Three Seljuk Islamic gem-set gold Rings, Persia, 12th/ 13th Century, each with a rectangular high bezel, the sides of the gold settings variously engraved, one embellished with niello; An Islamic gold Ring, probably 19th Century; An Islamic inscribed gold Swivel, 19th Century or later, with a tear-shaped pendant engraved with inscriptions;... [Lire la suite]
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03 juin 2010

A very rare guanyao mallow-form bowl. Southern Song dynasty, 12th-13th century

A very rare guanyao mallow-form bowl. Southern Song dynasty, 12th-13th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 The thinly potted body flaring widely from the narrow ring foot before rising to the very slightly everted rim cut with six notches, covered overall with a thick opaque glaze of greyish blue-green tone suffused with dark crackle ending neatly at the foot exposing the biscuit burnt reddish brown in the firing, the interior of the foot also glazed - 5 3/4 in. (14.6cm.) diam., box - Estimate HK$5,000,000 -... [Lire la suite]
20 mars 2009

A fine Kashan Minai pottery bowl, Persia, 12th-13th century

A fine Kashan Minai pottery bowl, Persia, 12th-13th century of deep rounded form on a short foot and with a slightly everted rim, decorated in underglaze and overglaze cobalt blue, turquoise, red and shades of tea rose, outlined in black, with a central scene depicting a horse-rider bowing before a female figure standing atop a stylised tower, surrounded by human and animal figures and adorned with curving floral motifs, enclosed by a calligraphic band in kufic script, the rim with a geometric design, the exterior with a... [Lire la suite]