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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #842584 (stock # CK- 14)
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Chinese stonewear QINGBAI, Song Dynasty, BOX and COVER, octagonal with ribbed sides, flat base and convex cover. Molded design of peony and sagittaria flowers. The glaze has pooled on the cover and produced a deeper ice-blue tone. The peony flower is symbolic of nobility & wealth. Provenance: From the Carl Kempe Collection of Chinese Ceramics, #556, purchased @ Sotheby's in London, 11/5/08, Lot #480. Song Dynasty, Condition report from Sotheby's available upon request.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #178691 (stock #C-147)
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This is a Japanese (faithfully and skillfully) executed reproduction of a Chinese Fukien 15th Century CENSER (filled with sand and used on a Buddhist alter to burn incense.) The soft cream colored crackle glaze is well applied and covers about 70-80% of the footrim. The color is actually more white-cream than the bluish tinge in the photo. Bottom is unglazed...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #358666 (stock #C-140)
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$6,500
deaccessioned from the Manno Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan and purchased @ Christie's,Paris. Recently at Sotheby's NYC IMPORTANT CHINESE ART auction, 3/16/2016, Lot # 255.
A Chinese stonewear, CIZHOU, SGRAFFITO cream-glazed LOTUS PILLOW; all enclosed within a double brown circle. The base is not glazed. Condition is good, but there is one hairline crack 4.75 inches (12.5 cm) in length between the double brown border and the edge of the pillow (not in the Lotus design area) Circa: Song Dynasty, 960-1279 AD, see Christie's, "Art d'Asia," Catalog, Paris,19/11/2003, Lot #224, page 76. Dimensions are 10" x5" or 25.3 cms. x 13 cms...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1026318 (stock #CH-L2)
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Chinese stonewear Chizou BOWL with "partridge feather" splashes inside the cavetto. Jin (1115-1234) or Yuan (1279-1368) Dynasty. Condition report available on request. Diameter is 7.25 inches (18.5 cms.) Purchased in London.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1700 item #1028987 (stock #CH-10/E/6)
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Large Chinese pottery Chizou VASE with archaic handles and lobed body with a soft cream thick glaze overall. Very well modeled with distinctive handles which were based upon earlier metallic shapes in Shang and Zhou dynasties. Height is 13 1/8 inches or (33 cm) and width of rim is 5.5 inches or (14 cm) There is some damage (glaze chip to base and 2 small glaze losses on body) as shown in photos but vase is in generally good overall condition. Circa: 16-17th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1800 item #967204 (stock #C-0809)
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Chinese pale lavender-glazed stonewear MEIPING Vase, the conical-shaped vase with high rounded shoulders below a short neck, covered overall in a thick, pale lavender glaze with wide grey crackles underlaid with finer golden-brown crackles, the glaze stopping neatly above the foot, the base with a white crackled glaze and an underglaze-blue Chenghua four-character SEAL mark, 18th Century. Purchased at Christie's in London. Provenance: The E.T. HALL Collection, No. 88, Lot 205, June 7, 2004...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1700 item #356194 (stock #C-1208)
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SOLD to Kauai, HI
Chinese conical shaped stoneware TEA BOWL with a "Mule's Liver," glaze. Diameter is 4 3/8 of an inch x 2 inches in height. Condition is very good with some typical glaze imperfections during firing. Circa: 16th-17th century, late Ming Dynasty.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #842756 (stock # CK -18)
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Chinese QINGBAI, model of a GRANARY & cover modeled after a roof in circular form with nine pillars and slanting projecting roof all placed on a terraced base with step leading to a door. Grayish-blue glaze and minutely crackled. Provenance: from Carl Kempe Collection of Chinese Ceramics, # 514. (yellow & red sticker on base, see picture) Purchased @ Sotheby's in London, 11/5/08, Lot # 565. Condition report from Sotheby's available on request. Circa: Six Dynasties, 220-589 A.D...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #843513
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sold @ Sotheby's London, 13 May 2015, Lot 274
Large Chinese stonewear CHIZOU dark Chocolate-Brown glazed BOWL Northern SONG Dynasty, the deep rounded sides rising from a short tapering foot to an everted unglazed rim, covered to the interior with a creamy-white glaze. Diameter 8.5 inches or 21.7 cms. Circa: Northern SONG Dynasty (960-1127 AD), Condition is fine. Condition report from Sotheyby's is available upon request. Purchased @ Sotheby's in London, 11/5/08, Lot # 485. Provenance: from the Dr...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #842475 (stock # CK-13)
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Chinese, SONG Dynasty, "Qingbai" stonewear box & cover with an impressed Peony design and ribbed sides, of circular form, the gently rounded sides of the box molded with vertical sections of bamboo, the similarly cover with a large peony spray to the domed top, covered overall with an ice-blue glaze, which appears somewhat "washed out" because of the flash when the photographs were taken. Purchased @ Sotheby's London, Nov. 5, 2008, Lot # 480...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #843685
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Chinese CHIZOU stonewear BOWL, TANG Dynasty, a shallow bowl with rounded sides, everted lip & foot-rim. Exterior and foot glazed in dusk brown, interior in greenish tinted white, minutely crackled with unglazed lip. Dimensions: 4.5 inches diameter or 11.5 cms. height is 1 5/8 inches or 4.1 cms. Condition report from Sotheby's is available upon request. Purchased at Sotheby's in London 11/5/08, Lot 485. Provenance: Carl Kempe Collection of Chinese Ceramics, Sweden.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1700 item #1082836
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$3,300
wiith provenance - MING
Chinese stonewear Longquan celadon JAR in baluster shape with elongated shoulders and incised band of linked coins on the upper portion and an incised floral design of Peonies below. Very beautiful pale green-bluish celadon glaze. The unglazed portion of the vase and base and foot rim burnt brick red. Purchased at Sotheby's 22 March 2011 in New York City, provenance, the J.T. Tai & Co. Collection. Height is 9.5 inches or 24.1 cm. Condition report available upon request. Ming Dynasty.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #807661 (stock # CK-3)
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Sold to Europe
Carl Kempe Collection of Chinese Ceramics # 170, a stonewear flower-shaped, oblong with flat base and bevelled foot-rim "cup" or BRUSHWASHER with lavender glaze and brown foot-rim. "Kuan" or "Guan" type, Song, Sung Dynasty. Purchased at Sotheby's in Paris France, Lot # 99. Provenance:(with paper labels on base) exhibited Kunst Industri Museet, Kobenhavn, 1950, No. 295; Exhibition of Chinese Art, Palazzo Ducale, Venice, 1954, cat No. 457; with "CK-170" yellow & red paper label on base...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #771769 (stock #C-1008)
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Chinese, Cizhou Black-Glazed Stoneware Conical BOWL with "Partridge-Feather Mottles" with the sides flaring before rounding up to the rim, with a lustrous black glaze liberally splashed on the interior with russet and with some russet streaks on the exterior falling from the rim towards where the glaze ends in an irregular line to expose the finely grained ware. Restored breaks. Northern Song Dynasty...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1800 item #106092 (stock #C-47)
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SOLD - from Christie's Beverly Hills,CA "Asian Works of Art" Sale, October 5, 2000, Lot #192.
This Incense burner (censer) of squat proportions with a slightly everted rim and two stylized fish handles to the side is a grey buff stoneware with a blue-grey glaze, what the Chinese call "ge-yu." Kangxi period (1662-1722) This item was bought in Christie's "Asian Works of Art," auction, 10/5/2000 in L.A. Lot # 192, page 53. 5.75 inch diameter, or 14.6 cms. Condition report available on request.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1043002 (stock #CH-10/E/11)
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$2,800
untilJanuary 5, 2016
Chinese Longquan celadon "Lotus" stonewear JAR and Cover with a soft pale sea-green glaze over the incised baluster body rising from a recessed base to a short straight neck, the cover with broad foliate rim & stem finial. Circa: early Ming Dynasty (14th Century) Condition is good, report available on request. Height is 9.25 inches or 23.6 cm. Purchased in London.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #842914 (stock # CK -19)
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Chinese Stonewear exact model of GRANARY with a "Yue"glaze. SONG Dynasty. Disaccensioned from the Ulricehamn East Asian Museum in Sweden. Published in "Kinesiska Kewramiska Masterverk" or "Chinese Ceramic Treasures," by Erik Engel & Leif Petzall, 2002, page 196, # 70. Purchased @ Sotheby's in London, 11/5/08. Sotheby's condition report available upon request. Height is 8.25 inches (21.5 cms.) and diameter is 5.75 inches or 15.1 cms.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #808355 (stock #CK-4)
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Carl Kempe Collection of Chinese Ceramics # 172, a stonewear STEM CUP, a shallow cup with rounded sides and everted lip, spreading stem. Lavender glaze with dark crackle, copper rim, "Guan" or "Kuan" type, Sung Dynasty. Purchased at Sotheby's in Paris France, Lot #37. Condition: . There are protrusions and some other irregularities on the outer portion of the stem cup.