15 mai 2011

Song ceramics @ Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, 11 May 11, London

A fine and rare Konoha Temmoku tea bowl. Southern Song Dynasty, 12th/ 13th century.  Photo Sotheby's of 'Jizhou' manufacture, of conical shape with a small raised knob in the centre, covered with a fine opaque dark brown glaze that leaves the lip in a slightly lighter tone, and decorated on the inside with a large trefoil tree leaf with worm-eaten holes, forming an attractive yellowish-brown silhouette with fine veining, ivory-tinted edges and a honey-coloured stem, the low narrow footring and recessed base exposed in the... [Lire la suite]
14 mai 2011

A quatrefoil white Dingyao dish. Five dynasties, 10th Century

A quatrefoil white Dingyao dish. Five dynasties,  10th Century. Photo Sotheby's thinly potted, with flat centre and conical sides, the rim cut into four deep bracket foliations forming sharp points and deep undulations, the white stoneware body covered with a tactile ivory-tinged glaze with characteristic darker 'tears' on the outside, and leaving the base, footring and part of the sides in the biscuit; in Japanese ribbon-tied paulownia-wood box and cover, lined and fitted with purple silk and covered with matching silk... [Lire la suite]
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18 mars 2011

A Dingyao brown and white glazed figure of a boy leading a mule. Ding kilns, Hebei Province, early Northern Song dynasty, 10th c

A Dingyao brown and white glazed figure of a boy leading a mule. Ding kilns, Hebei Province, early Northern Song dynasty, 10th century. photo Priestley & Ferraro Height: 12.8 cm - Price : On Request Priestley & Ferraro. TEFAF Antiques / Stand 235. Priestley & Ferraro specialises in early Chinese art. This embraces all of Chinese art from its beginnings in the Neolithic period up to the eve of the Ming dynasty. Within this broad field our main emphasis is on ceramics - pottery, stoneware and porcelain, though we also... [Lire la suite]
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23 octobre 2010

Bol lobé en grès émaillé blanc. Dingyao, époque Song

Bol lobé en grès émaillé blanc. Dingyao, époque Song. photo courtesy Pierre Bergé & associés à décor gravé de fleurs. Bord cerclé de métal. D_21 cm - Estimation : 8 000 - 9 000 €Pierre Bergé & associés. Orient - Extrême Orient. Lundi 15 novembre à 14h00. Drouot-Richelieu - Salle 7 - Paris. EMail : contact@pba-auctions.com
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31 août 2010

Song ceramics @ Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art. 16 - 17 September 2010. New York, Rockefeller Plaza

A very rare Geyao octagonal archaistic hu-form vase. Southern Song-Yuan dynasty, 13th century. Photo: Christie´s Images Ltd 2010 Made in imitation of a Shang dynasty bronze and of octagonal form raised on a tall foot of conforming shape, the tapered neck flanked by a pair of lug handles, covered all over and on the base in a pale creamy glaze suffused with a network of black crackle ('iron wire') interspersed with golden-brown crackle ('golden threads'), stopping above the foot to expose the dark grey ware burnt pale... [Lire la suite]
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01 juillet 2010

A Song 'hare's fur' bowl, a small celadon bowl & a Dingyao style bowl, probably Song

A 'hare's fur' bowl. Song. photo Bonhams Of conical form, the glaze with characteristic streaky markings and pooling at the foot, 12.2cm diameter. Estimate: £400 - 600 A small celadon bowl. Probably Song. photo Bonhams Carved with central lotus flower within a border of phoenix and flowers beneath a Qingbai style glaze, 17.7cm diameter. Estimate: £300 - 400 A Dingyao style bowl. Probably Song. photo Bonhams The circular bowl with gently sloping sides, a central flower head motif within a key-pattern... [Lire la suite]
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28 juin 2010

宋代 Song Ding Shallow Lotus Dish

Ding Shallow Lotus Dish. Northern 宋代 Song Dynasty (1127-1279) photos Vermeer & Griggs A fine Song Dingyao shallow dish raised on a short ring foot decorated with incised design of lotus flowers covered entirely in a creamy ivory colored glaze with typical tear drops in the glaze. The dish likely made at the Quyang kilns in Hebei province. Diameter:  6 3/4" (17.2cm). Condition: Excellent, minor filled rim nick. - Price on application Provenance: Private Richmond, Virginia collection Vermeer &... [Lire la suite]
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12 juin 2010

Grès de Chine à Geneève

1 coupelle et 1 support circulaire en grès, époque Song (960-1279), à couverte noire et bande blanche, diam. 12 cm (réparations) - Estimation : 600 / 800 CHF Brûle-parfum rond tripode en grès à couverte céladon, Chine XVIIIe s à décor moulé de motifs taoïstes, sur socle en bois, diam. 21 cm (fêle) - Estimation : 500 / 800 CHF Large coupe évasée sur talon en grès porcelaineux. Dingyao, époque Song (960-1279) à couverte ivoire ornée de nuages peignés en incision, diam. 31 cm (restauration) - Estimation :... [Lire la suite]
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09 mai 2010

A small dingyao carved bowl, Northern Song dynasty & a small moulded longquan celadon 'lotus' dish Southern Song dynasty

A small dingyao carved bowl. Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). photo Christie's Ltd 2010 Of conical form, with finely potted flaring sides issuing from a narrow foot ring, beautifully carved in the interior with a series of gently curving, radiating spirals forming the flutes of a stylized blossom, the exterior plain, applied with a creamy white glaze of ivory tone darkening slightly to pale olive in the recesses of the carving and stopping short of the metal-bound rim - 5½ in. (14 cm.) diam., fitted box.  Est. £6,000 -... [Lire la suite]
12 décembre 2009

A rare large carved Dingyao bowl & A Longquan celadon tripod censer. Song Dynasty

A rare large carved Dingyao bowl. Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127) The wide flaring sides rising from a narrow tapered foot to a foliate rim, the interior carved with a lotus blossom borne on a leafy scrolling branch, the metal-bound rim notched to conform to the lobed sides, evenly covered overall with an ivory-white glaze, 8 3/4 in. (22.1 cm.) diam., box - Price Realized HK$1,220,000 ($158,169) 宋 定窰白釉刻蓮花花口盌 Provenance: A Japanese private collection Literature: Souno Toji, Idemitsu Museum of Arts, Japan, 1979, no.... [Lire la suite]
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