17 mai 2009

A rare Qingbai circular warmer, Southern Song Dynasty

A rare Qingbai circular warmer, Southern Song Dynasty The slightly curved high walls with an aperture on one side to allow filling with hot water, with a shallow concave interior, the sides finely carved with a continuous lotus scroll reserved on a combed ground, all between incised circular bands, covered with a pale blue-green glaze stopping short of the base and thinning around the rim, box. 11cm (4¼in) diam. (2). Estimate: £10,000 - 15,000 - Unsold Provenance: Dwight Smith Collection, New Jersey, mid 1980s, by... [Lire la suite]
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