22 juin 2011

A white glazed porcelain deep dish with incised floral decoration. Ming Dynasty, 16th Century

A white glazed porcelain deep dish with incised floral decoration. Ming Dynasty, 16th Century. photo Bonhams Thickly molded and delicately line-incised with a roundel of lotus flowers across the floor of the well, bands of flowering peonies and pearls encircling the cavetto and exterior walls, all beneath a celadon-tinged glaze that stops along the outside edge of the foot, leaving an unglazed foot pad and recessed base; 14 1/8in (36cm) diameter - Sold for US$9,150 Provenance:: Chait Galleries, New York Bonhams. Fine Asian... [Lire la suite]
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30 août 2009

Three Blanc de chine & white glazed porcelains @ Christie's

A blanc de chine figure of Guanyin, 18th century finely modelled in a seated position with her left arm resting on a curved support, the hair tied, the hands hidden within the sleeves of the long robes she is wearing, impressed gourd-shaped sealmark of He Chaozong to the back -- 6in. (15.3cm.) high, wood stand. Est. £2,000 - £3,000 A white glazed circular dish, 18th century with incised anhua-type decoration of scrolling leafy lotus sprays to the interior and exterior -- 13½in. (34.4cm.) diam. Est. £1,500 - £2,000 ... [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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21 juin 2009

A white glazed porcelain low bowl. Qianlong

A white glazed porcelain low bowl. Qianlong Thickly potted and molded in high relief with a key-fret band under the flared rim, a wider band of facing dragons above a band of canted flower petals encircling the curving walls above a short foot, the milky white glaze extending onto the outer edge of the slightly concave base centered with a glazed circular recess. 6 1/4in (16cm). Estimate: $3,000 - 5,000 Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, 29 Jun 2009. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco www.bonhams.com 
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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]