12 novembre 2010

Two large blue and white jars, guan. Wanli

A large blue and white storage jar, guan. Wanli © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd The broad body divided into six vertical panels by shallow grooves, each panel containing a lobed cartouche of birds including hawks, geese and song birds, all reserved on a trellis ground beneath similar small oval fruit and flower cartouches on the shoulder and neck.34cm (13½in) high. Sold for £6,000 A large blue and white jar, guan. Wanli © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd Moulded and painted in a very similar manner to the preceding jar, two... [Lire la suite]
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28 juin 2009

Six blue and white porcelains of Joseon Dynasty, 19th Century @ Bonhams

A good blue and white porcelain bottle vase with dragon decoration. Joseon Dynasty, 19th Century Potted with a rolled rim to the wide neck and body of compressed pear shape painted in variegated shades of cobalt wash and outline with a four-clawed dragon pursuing a flaming pearl amid clouds, the exterior foot painted with a thin blue stripe and a celadon-tinged glaze applied everywhere except the foot pad. 12 1/4in (31cm) high. Estimate: $15,000 - 25,000 A fine and rare blue and white porcelain bottle vase with... [Lire la suite]
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19 mars 2009

A painted pottery storage jar. Neolithic Period, Banshan Style

A  painted pottery storage jar. Neolithic Period, Banshan Style Presented with a short trumpet neck and a pair of flattened loop handles just below its wide, curving shoulders, the body sharply tapering inward above a flat base, the upper surfaces painted in black and red pigments with chevron patterns and circles, some filled with crossing lines (pigment embellished). 16 1/2in (42cm) high - Estimate: $800 - 1,200 Bonhams. Asian Decorative Arts, 23 Mar 2009. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco www.bonhams.cvom... [Lire la suite]
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