02 juin 2011

A fine and rare early Ming blue and white conical bowl. Xuande six-character mark within double-circles and of the period -

A fine and rare early Ming blue and white conical bowl. Xuande six-character mark within double-circles and of the period  (1426-1435).. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd. 2011 The gently-rounded sides finely painted with a leafy scroll bearing six full peony blooms alternating with six smaller buds, between a single line below the rim and an overlapping-petal band above the short foot, the interior painted with a six-petalled flower-head within double-lines at the well and rim8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm.) diam., Japanese wood box .... [Lire la suite]
18 mai 2011

A pair of large white glazed anhua conical bowls.

A pair of large white glazed anhua conical bowls. Photo Sotheby's each with steep sides rising from a short straight foot to a slightly flaring rim the exterior decorated in anhua with two confronting five-clawed dragons in pursuit of a flaming pearl amidst flames and above swirling waves, covered overall with a creamy ivory glaze, the base with apocryphal four-character Yongle marks in underglaze blue, wood stands; 23.2cm., 9 1/8 in. Estimate 5,000—7,000 GBP. Lot Sold 6,250 GBP Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of... [Lire la suite]
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01 juin 2009

Lucie Rie, Conical bowl, ca. 1962

Lucie Rie, Conical bowl, ca. 1962 Porcelain, manganese glaze, sgraffito on the exterior, inlaid on the interior, in the base of the well a large manganese disc. 9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm.) diameter  Impressed with artist's seal. Est. $12,000-18,000 LITERATURE Tony Birks, Lucie Rie, Yeovil, 2004, p. 104 for a similar example Philips de Pury. Design. June 3 2009; New York www.phillipsdepury.com
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17 mai 2009

A Junyao conical bowl. Late Yuan/early Ming Dynasty

A Junyao conical bowl. Late Yuan/early Ming Dynasty Covered overall with a thick lavender-blue glaze running thin to a pale mushroom colour stopping above the foot, the interior with a large purple splash. 23.8cm (9¼in) diam. Sold for £1,680 Bonhams. Fine Chinese Art, 14 May 2009. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com
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