03 avril 2011

"Tea & Immortality. Contemporary Chinese Yixing Teapots from the James T. Bialac Collection" @ Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art

Zhou Xiaoming, Teapot Incised with Dragons. Buff stoneware. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum; Gift of James T. Bialac in honor of the Museum's 50th Anniversary, 2009.232.A-B. Photo by Mark Hendrickson NORMAN, OK.- Following a major gift of Native American art by private collector James T. Bialac a year ago, the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art presents a new exhibition of contemporary Chinese teapots from Bialac’s collection. Tea & Immortality: Contemporary Yixing Teapots from the James T. Bialac Collection opened with a reception... [Lire la suite]
08 juin 2010

Blue and White stoneware Dish with Phoenix Design. Vietnam, 15th/16th century

Blue and White stoneware Dish with Phoenix Design. Vietnam, 15th/16th century © Theresa McCullough Diameter: 13 ¾ in (35 cm) - Price on application Provenance: Private German CollectionPublished: John Stevenson and John Guy, Vietnamese Ceramics: A Separate Tradition, Avery Press, 1997, p. 310, fig. 246 Theresa McCullough. By appointment. 311 East 72nd Street, New York NY 10021, USA. Tel: + 1 646 368 1717 - Cell: + 1 646 460 6950 - Email: info@theresamccullough.com - www.theresamccullough.com .
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14 février 2010

Tiger-head jar. Three Kingdoms period, about 250 @ Indinanpolis Museum of Art

Tiger-head jar. Three Kingdoms period, about 250, stoneware with green glaze. Gift of Dr. Ralph Marcove. 1984.260. Indinanpolis Museum of Art © Indinanpolis Museum of Art 
03 janvier 2010

Stoneware j, two overglaze yellow enamel dishes & underglaze cobalt blue and overglaze yellow enamel dish; Hongzhi & Zhengde

Jar. China, Shanxi or Henan Province; Ming period (1368-1644), late 15th century (probably Hongzhi era, 1488 - 1505) Stoneware with trailed slip under glaze and overglaze enamels (Jingdezhen ware). Stoneware with trailed slip under glaze and overglaze enamels (Jingdezhen ware). Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd Collection of Asian Art. 1979.178 The liveliness and sense of movement seen in the decoration of a phoenix and scrolling lotus flowers on this fahua jar that can be dated to the 15th century typifies the decoration... [Lire la suite]
04 août 2009

Vietnamese ceramics in the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Basin, Vietnam, 15th - 16th century. Artist/maker unknown, Vietnamese. Glazed porcelain with underglaze cobalt blue floral decoration, 3 3/8 x 14 7/8 inches (8.6 x 37.8 cm) 1966-218-1. Gift of Clayton B. Wentworth, 1966. Philadelpjia Museum of Art © 2009 Philadelphia Museum of Art. Basin, Vietnam, 17th - 18th century, Artist/maker unknown, Vietnamese, Stoneware; underglaze blue and white, 3 1/2 x 14 3/4 inches (8.9 x 37.5 cm) 1966-218-2. Gift of Clayton B. Wentworth, 1966.  Philadelpjia Museum of Art © 2009... [Lire la suite]
05 mai 2009

A very rare phosphatic-splashed brown glazed stoneware jar, China, Tang dynasty

A very rare phosphatic-splashed brown glazed stoneware jar, China, Tang dynasty H. 13,7 cm. Est. 6 000 EUR. Provenance: Property from the collection of an old German industrial family, from the Dobrikow Collection, Beijing acquired with Lepke Berlin, 1.3.1930, Lot 71. Note: Gefleckt und streifig glasierte Waren wurden in der Tang Dynastie vornehmlich in der Provinz Henan hergestellt, wo mehrere Brennöfen gefunden wurden, welche diese Waren produzierten. Die frühesten Entdeckungen waren die Brennöfen von Huangdao in... [Lire la suite]
30 mars 2009

Two chinese cizhou carved stoneware pillows, Song Jin dynasty (12th- 13th century)

Two chinese cizhou carved stoneware pillows, Song Jin dynasty (12th- 13th century) The larger, 11in. (28cm.) wide (2)  Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Christie's. Christie's Interiors. 1 - 2 April 2009. New York, Rockefeller Plaza www.christies.com Image 2009 Christie's Ltd
16 mars 2009

Large White Glazed Stoneware Jar and Cover (Wan Nian Guan). Tang dynasty, 8th-9th century. North China

Large White Glazed Stoneware Jar and Cover (Wan Nian Guan). Tang dynasty, 8th-9th century. North China Height: 21 in, 52 cm Note: This magnificent jar and cover of remarkable size is of a purely Chinese form known as a wan nian guan or ten thousand year jar. Beautifully proportioned, of baluster form, the thinly-potted walls extend improbably to shape the broad shoulders that narrow to a short, waisted neck and delicately everted rim. The well-fitted cover is elegantly stepped and domed terminating in a small bud final. Its... [Lire la suite]
13 mars 2009

An Inlaid Celadon Stoneware Bowl. Goryeo dynasty (13th century)

An Inlaid Celadon Stoneware Bowl. Goryeo dynasty (13th century) Deep and circular, inlaid on the interior in white slip with three pomegranate sprays alternating with three chrysanthemum sprays centering a further inlaid medallion of a chrysanthemum flower within a double-ring and cloud collar, all below a narrow band of inlaid lines and grasses below the rim; the exterior inlaid in white slip with a repeated band of grasses above a wide frieze of black-and white-slip chrysanthemum roundels surrounded by curling foliage... [Lire la suite]
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13 mars 2009

An Inlaid Celadon Stoneware Bowl Goryeo dynasty (13th century)

An Inlaid Celadon Stoneware Bowl. Goryeo dynasty (13th century) Inlaid in white slip on the interior with a wide frieze of clouds interspersed with four flying cranes of white slip with iron-slip legs, beaks and eyes, the sunken circular well inlaid in white slip with a single chrysanthemum within a cloud collar, all below a narrow band of lines and grasses; the exterior inlaid with another elaborate frieze executed in white and iron slip inlay of successive bands of leaves, chrysanthemum roundels and scrolling foliage,... [Lire la suite]
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