05 mai 2009

An extremely rare circular box and cover with sancai glaze, including cobalt-blue, China, 1st half of Tang dynasty (618-907)

An extremely rare circular box and cover with sancai glaze, including cobalt-blue, China, 1st half of Tang dynasty (618-907),8th C., probably Gongxian kilns, Henan province D. 14,5 cm. Est. 16 000 EUR. Nagel Auctions. Asian Art. 8th May 2009. www.auction.de Note: Vgl. Regina Krahl, Chinese Ceramics from the Meiyintang Collection, Vol. Three (1), London 2006, nos. 1244-1246, mehrere kleinere Dosen mit sancai Glasuren, no. 1246, zwei Dosen, mit Kobaltblau, alle datiert Tang-Zeit, 7. bzw. 8. Jh.,... [Lire la suite]
05 mai 2009

A large tripod basin, China, 1st half of Tang dynasty (618-907), 8th Century, probably Gongxian kilns, Henan province

A large A large tripod basin, China, 1st half of Tang dynasty (618-907), 8th Century, probably Gongxian kilns, Henan province The beige white clay body is covered with a thin, pale straw-coloured glaze, leaving outside the lowest part and base of the basin free. D. 28,8 cm. Est. 18 000 EUR Note: Provenienz: Aus einer bedeutenden Privatsammlung chinesischer Kunst, erworben Christie's N.Y., 2.6.1989, Lot 132 aus der A.B.Sim Collection - Die TL-Analyse Oxford 466f59 vom 30.9.1987 bestätigt die Datierung -... [Lire la suite]