16 mai 2011

Song Dynasty, Northern Song dynasty, Jun, Purple-Splashed, Ding, Guan, black-glazed, Qingbai,

A Jun Purple-Splashed cup and cup-stand. Song Dynasty. Photo Sotheby's the cup with deep rounded sides rising from a short foot, the cupstand with a small deep cup resting on a broad gallery flaring up slightly, all supported on a high unglazed foot, both covered in a pale sky blue glaze liberally splashed with pale purple; 7.7cm., 3in. Estimate 5,000—7,000 GBP.. Lot Sold 18,750 GBP A Ding-type ewer. Song Dynasty. Photo Sotheby's the rounded body shaped into eight lobes rising from a short foot to a tall cylindrical neck, the... [Lire la suite]
29 mars 2011

Purple-Splashed 'Jun' bowls & dish, Yuan dynasty

A Purple-Splashed 'Jun' Bowl, Yuan dynasty. photo Sotheby's the wide flaring sides rising to a slightly inverted rim, covered in a milky blue glaze thinning to a tan-gray at the rim, with purple and crimson splashes on the interior; diameter 8 3/8 in., 21.3 cm. Estimate 3,000—5,000 USD. Lot Sold 25,000 USD A large Purple-Splashed 'Jun' dish, Yuan dynasty. photo Sotheby's the wide shallow dish resting on a slightly flared foot, applied overall with a pale blue glaze thinning to a paler tone at the rim, with a purple... [Lire la suite]
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25 mars 2011

Ten best of Harmony of Form, Serenity of Color: A Private Collection of 'Song' Ceramics @ Sorheby"s

A Rare Imperial Numbered Jun' Narcissus Bowl, Early Ming Dynasty. photo Sotheby"s The second single owner collection of the series, Harmony of Form, Serenity of Color: A Private Collection of ‘Song’ Ceramics, achieved a total of $9,039,375, comfortably exceeding the $4.7/6.8 million estimate. The sale was led by A Rare Imperial Numbered ‘Jun’ Narcissus Bowl, Early Ming Dynasty which sold for $2,210,500, many multiples of the $200/300,000 estimate. A Very Fine Carved ‘Ding’ ‘Peony’ Dish, Northern Song Dynasty fetched $866,500,... [Lire la suite]
17 septembre 2010

Two fine purple-splashed 'Jun' bubble bowls. Song Dynasty

A fine purple-splashed 'Jun' bubble bowl. Song Dynasty. photo courtesy Sotheby's well potted, with steeply rounded sides on a neatly finished foot incurved towards the rim, the interior applied with a finely bubbled milky-blue glaze, vividly splashed in lavender-blue shading to purplish-red in five swirls, the exterior with a striking crescent-shaped splash amidst shadowy streaks, pooling above the foot to reveal the chocolate color ware, draining to a buff at the rim; diameter 3 3/8 in., 8.5 cm. Estimate 120,000—150,000 USD.... [Lire la suite]
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26 octobre 2009

A rare Junyao purple-splashed pear-shaped vase, Yuan Dynasty

A rare Junyao purple-splashed pear-shaped vase, Yuan Dynasty © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd The robustly potted vase of elegant form rising from a splayed foot to a rounded body and tall slightly-flaring neck, all under a thick bubble-suffused lavender-blue glaze with vibrant purple splashes, box. 36.9cm (14½in) high. (2). Estimate: £25,000 - 35,000, HK$310,000 - 440,000 Note: The dating of this lot is consistent with the result of a thermoluminescence test, Oxford Authentication Ltd., P102s80.Jun ware vessels of... [Lire la suite]
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04 avril 2009

A Superb Purple-Splashed 'Jun' 'Bubble' Bowl. Northern Song Dynasty

A Superb Purple-Splashed 'Jun' 'Bubble' Bowl. Northern Song Dynasty the gently rounded sides rising to a slightly incurved rim, resting on a short straight foot, applied overall with a very glossy bubble-suffused glaze of a cyaneous blue tone, the interior with two splashes transmuting from a vivid lavender to a deep ianthine violet, the exterior with two splashes of equal brilliance, the glaze draining from the mouthrim from a greige tone and falling just short of the neatly pared footring revealing the buff body fired... [Lire la suite]