25 avril 2011
A rare blue and white porcelain export dish for the Portuguese market, China, Wanli period, ca. 1590 .
A rare blue and white porcelain export dish for the Portuguese market, China, Wanli period, ca. 1590 . © 2011 Nagel - Auctions D. 36,5 cm - Estimate 9000 € Property from an European private collection For a similar dish see 'Du Tage a la Mer, Une Epopee Portugaise', Paris 1992, pl. 41 Nagel Auctions. Asian Art. May 6th 2011 www.auction.de
10 mai 2009
A rare blue and white dish for the Portuguese market. Ming dynasty, Wanli period, circa 1590 the rounded sides rising from a short tapering foot to a widely flaring rim, painted to the interior with a medallion enclosing a pair of lions beneath large blossoming boughs, encircled in the well by peaches and insects, below the rim with repeated pavilion and monastery design, the exterior with stylized foliage, Japanese wood box. 37.3cm., 14 5/8 in. Est. 6,000—8,000 GBP NOTE: A very similar dish is illustrated in Du Tage a la... [Lire la suite]
24 mars 2009
An Iznik Pottery Dish, Ottoman Turkey, Circa 1590 With sloping rim on short foot, the interior with two large white saz leaves flanking a red fish-scale and white split palmette cartouche, flanked by white floral spray with red and blue highlights, all reserved against a dense ground of green fish-scale, the rim with blue and black cloud and scroll, the exterior with simple blue trefoil alternating with green flowerhead, foot and rim drilled, one large break with old rivets, minor chips to rim. 12¼in. (31.1cm.) diam. Estimate... [Lire la suite]