02 août 2014

Blue and white kendi painted with a four-clawed dragon. Probably Chu Dau kilns, Red River Delta, northern Vietnam, 1440-1460

Blue and white kendi painted with a four-clawed dragon. Stoneware. Probably Chu Dau kilns, Red River Delta, northern Vietnam, 1440-1460. Diameter: 19.5 centimetres. Brooke Sewell Permanent Fund. Purchased from Eric Nissen. 2009,3014.7. British Museum © The Trustees of the British Museum. Purchased from the Nissen Collection Blue and white kendi painted with a four-clawed dragon was the subject of a thermoluminescence test, sample number C97c91, by Oxford Authentication ltd. The conclusion was the dating was consistent with the... [Lire la suite]

20 juin 2014

Imperial Bleu de Huê Octagonal Chinese Blue and White, Thiêu Tri niên tao and of the period (1841-1847)

  Imperial Bleu de Huê Octagonal Chinese Blue and White, Thiêu Tri niên tao and of the period (1841-1847) Of typical octagonal form favored by the Thiêu Tri King with eight roundels of dragon in cloud on each side, centered by a larger one within a four characters imperial reign mark. D: 13cm (5 1/8in). Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500 RB Gallery. CHINESE ANTIQUES, JADEITE & WORKS OF ART. June 22, 2014, 3:00 PM PST - www.invaluable.com
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