23 juin 2011

18th century Worcester Blue and White Chinoiszerie @ Lyon & Turnbull

Worcester Blue and White barrel shapped teapot, circa 1760. 2011 © Copyright  - Lyon & Turnbull with flat cover, the sides and cover relief moulded with Chinese landscape scenes, painted with floral sprigs, blue mark; 11.5cm high - Estimate £400-600 Worcester Blue and White 'Man with a bomb' pattern sauceboat, circa 1765 . 2011 © Copyright  - Lyon & Turnbull of shaped moulded form with scroll handle, each side decorated with a Chinese figure in a landscape, blue crescent mark, 20cm wide,... [Lire la suite]
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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]
25 octobre 2010

Mended Chinese export teapot. Circa 1790

Mended Chinese export teapot. Circa 1790. courtesy of The Ames Gallery @ The 29th San Francisco Fall Antiques Show www.amesgallery.com
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26 juin 2009

A collection of jade and nephrite, Qing Dynasty

A white jade covered censer. Late Qing Dynasty Thinly sectioned and intricately reticulated with a classic lotus flower and leaf scroll design surrounding the finial and curving walls of the domical cover, repeating to the wide rim flange of the censer raised on four short cabriole legs, the two principal and two subsidiary handles suspending loose rings shaped as flowering peony branches, the polished matrix displaying a faint celadon tinge marked with icy white veins, natural fissure lines and faint russet patches. 91/4in... [Lire la suite]