05 septembre 2010

Korean ceramics @ Christie's New York

A Large Blue and White Porcelain Water Dropper in the form of a Mythical Lion (Haetae). Joseon dynasty (19th century). Photo: Christie´s Images Ltd 2010Modelled as a seated lion supporting a large double-gourd bottle balanced on a tasseled saddle, the lion's mane, eye pupils, beard and tail accented by lines and dabs of underglaze blue as well as blue decorative florets and cord of the neck bell, the base of the double-gourd flask moulded with a band of lappets picked out in underglaze blue; the vessel also applied with a glossy,... [Lire la suite]
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28 août 2010

Christie's Presents the Fall Sale of Japanese and Korean Art

NEW YORK, NY.- The sale of Japanese and Korean Art featuring Arts of the Meiji Period will offer a dynamic and varied array of over 250 works on September 15. The Japanese section of the sale will feature a group of enamel arts of the Meiji Period, screens, and bronze works, and the Korean section will offer a private collection of traditional Korean paintings, ceramics and paintings by Korean modern and contemporary artists. Japanese Art This September, Japanese Art will present more than 50 works of art from the Meiji Period... [Lire la suite]
28 février 2010

Spring Blooms at Christie's Japanese and Korean Art Sale

A rare and important blue and white porcelain jar, Joseon Dynasty (18th century), 19 5/16in. (49cm.) high; 14 15/16in. (38cm.) diameter. Estimate: $500,000-700,000. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2010. NEW YORK, NY.- On March 24, Christie’s will offer Japanese and Korean Art, which will include over 160 traditional and modern works of art. The Japanese section of the sale will feature a noteworthy group of paintings of beauty and the erotic, and the Korean section will offer an exquisite group of ceramics and an array of... [Lire la suite]
28 juin 2009

An underglaze iron-decorated globular jar and a white glazed porcelain jar. Joseon Dynasty, 19th Century

An underglaze iron-decorated globular jar. Joseon Dynasty, 19th Cenury Its wide rim finished with a concave edge on the interior and exterior surfaces and its globular body painted in bold outlines of iron oxide with a scaly dragon chasing a flaming pearl, the celadon-tinged glaze covering all surfaces except the foot pad. 13 1/4in (33.5cm) diameter. Estimate: $6,000 - 8,000 A white glazed porcelain jar. Joseon Dynasty, 19th Century Thickly potted with a flared rim and ovoid body raised upon a tall foot, the... [Lire la suite]
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28 juin 2009

A buncheong-decorated celadon maebyong. Joseon Dynasty, 15th Century

A buncheong-decorated celadon maebyong. Joseon Dynasty, 15th Century Of inverted pear form with a short, spreading neck and spreading foot, inlaid in white and black slip with horizontal bands of overlapping lotus petals, leaf scrolls, flower petals accented with stamens and descending leaf bands, all visible beneath a pale olive green glaze, the wide foot pad and recessed base left unglazed. 9 1/2in (24cm) high. Estimate: $3,000 - 5,000 Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, 29 Jun 2009. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco... [Lire la suite]
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28 juin 2009

Six blue and white porcelains of Joseon Dynasty, 19th Century @ Bonhams

A good blue and white porcelain bottle vase with dragon decoration. Joseon Dynasty, 19th Century Potted with a rolled rim to the wide neck and body of compressed pear shape painted in variegated shades of cobalt wash and outline with a four-clawed dragon pursuing a flaming pearl amid clouds, the exterior foot painted with a thin blue stripe and a celadon-tinged glaze applied everywhere except the foot pad. 12 1/4in (31cm) high. Estimate: $15,000 - 25,000 A fine and rare blue and white porcelain bottle vase with... [Lire la suite]
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13 mars 2009

A White Porcelain Box and Cover and a Small White Porcelain Bottle, Joseon dynasty (19th and 18th century)

A White Porcelain Box and Cover and a Small White Porcelain Bottle, Joseon dynasty (19th and 18th century) The box and cover of circular shape with short ring foot and domed lid recessed in the circular center and applied overall save the rims with a blue-tinged clear glaze; the small bottle of compressed disc form rising from a short circular foot to a rolled lip, applied with a powdery clear glaze with bluish cast. Box 2 5/8in. (6.8cm.) high, 3 7/8in. (9.7cm.) diameter; bottle 2 5/16in. (5.8cm.) high, 3 9/16in. (9.1cm.)... [Lire la suite]
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13 mars 2009

A Mother-of-Pearl Inlaid Lacquered Wood Table. Joseon dynasty (19th century)

A Mother-of-Pearl Inlaid Lacquered Wood Table. Joseon dynasty (19th century) Composed as a lotus leaf balanced on the back of a turtle, the table surface carved as a slightly curled lotus leaf inlaid in mother of pearl with carp swimming amongst the stalks of blossoming lotus in a pond, the shell of the turtle incised with hexagons. 9in. (22.8cm.) high; 12½in. (31.8cm.) diameter. Estimate $30,000 - $40,000 Christie's. Japanese And Korean Art. 17 March 2009. New York, Rockefeller Plaza www.christies.com Image Christie's Ltd... [Lire la suite]
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13 mars 2009

A White Porcelain Artist's Palette. Joseon dynasty (19th century)

A White Porcelain Artist's Palette. Joseon dynasty (19th century) Of square shape with flat base and moulded with five shallow rectangular sections for mixing inks, applied overall with a transparent glaze with pronounced blue cast, pooling in the recesses; base unglazed. 5 5/16 x 5 5/16 x ½in. (13.4 x 13.4 x 1.2cm.).  Estimate $40,000 - $50,000 Notes: Previously sold in these Rooms, 22 September 2005, lot 466For another palette, see Rhee Byung-chang, Richo toji/Yi Ceramics in Kankoku bijutsu shusen/Masterpieces of... [Lire la suite]
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13 mars 2009

A White Porcelain Brush Rest. Joseon dynasty (19th century)

A White Porcelain Brush Rest. Joseon dynasty (19th century) Modelled in the form of the Diamond Mountains, known in Korea as the Geumgang mountains, applied with a lustrous clear glaze of pronounced blue color with small flecks of intense blue; flat base unglazed. 4 7/8 x 3½ x 1 5/8in. (12.5 x 8.8 x 4.2cm.) . Estimate $80,000 - $100,000 PUBLISHED:Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Richo no bunbogu/The Scholar's Implements of the Yi Dynasty, Korea, exh. cat. (Osaka: Museum of Oriental Ceramics, 1994), pl. 86._____, Richo hakuji... [Lire la suite]
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