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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 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 1492 item #1082745 (stock #CH-11/T/07)
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Chinese Longquan celadon "bamboo" bottle VASE. Song Dynasty, with provenance from the J.T. Tai Co. Collection. Beautifully proportioned and well potted in one of the most desirable shapes in Chinese ceramics; this vase would be a highlight to a collector's Song collection! Purchased March 22, 2011 from Sotheby's in New York City, Lot # 285. Height is 6.5 inches or 16.5 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1700 item #957034 (stock #C-20094)
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Sold to Europe
Chinese celadon, STEM CUP, MING Dynasty with provenance. The long tapering stem with raised bands along its length with a wide bowl cup and a foliated flaring rim covered with a thick crackled dark olive green glaze. Height is 5 inches (12.7 cms) and width is 4.5 inches (11.5 cns.) There is an orange number applied inside the stem (see picture) "C 278" from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections. Condition report available upon request.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1700 item #356577 (stock #C-1209)
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SOLD to TAIWAN.
Chinese conical stoneware TEA BOWL with an iridescent glaze from the late Ming Dynasty. Excellent condition except for some slight scratching of the glaze inside the cavetto; but no chips, cracks, fritting or restorations. Height is 1 7/8 inch and the diameter is 4 1/2 inches.(4.8 x 11.4 cms.) Circa: 16th-17th Century.
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 #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 #470450 (stock #C-2007)
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SOLD- Provenance, Lot #211 from Christie's NYC auction, sale 9/20/2005
A small 4 3/4" (12cms.)Chinese JUNYAO Tripod CENSER with Provenance. Jin/Yuan Dynasty (1115-1368) Heavily potted with compressed body raised on three pinched cabriole supports, and applied on both sides with two flower heads repeated on either side of the neck between the two upright, pierced rectangular handles that are attached to the everted rim, covered inside and out with a rich milky turquoise-blue glaze embellished with reddish-purple splashes on the handles and rim that thins to mushro...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #843513 (stock # CK-17)
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$13,2015.00
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 #358666 (stock #C-140)
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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 are two hairline cracks on the design, one is 4.5" the other 2.5" in length. 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. There is a written appraisal from Christie's in NYC for $5,000-7,000 on Sept...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre AD 1000 item #808363 (stock # CK-5)
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Sold to dealer in London
Carl Kempe Collection of Chinese Ceramics # 52, a Green-glazed EWER, Tang Dynasty, 9th Century, "Yo-chou-yao." Robustly-potted ovoid body rising from a short spreading foot to a tall narrow neck with flaring cup-shaped rim, set to one side with a strap handle and to the other with a short cylindrical spout and divided by a pair of loop handles at the shoulder, covered overall with an olive-green glaze falling neatly above the foot to reveal the reddish-brown body. Provenance: Collection of F...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1131448 (stock #C-2012)
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Sold, thank you NYC
Chinese stonewear Geyaoo TEA BOWL, the dark stonewear body is covered overall with a thick batter-like pale blue-gray glaze marked with both broad and fine crackle with the "golden thread and iron wire." Condition: There are four (4) match head size spots inside the cavetto where there is a loss of glaze and other numerous spots both inside and outside where there are glaze bursts. The bowl appears to be unbroken and unrestored...
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.
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 #771776 (stock #C-20093)
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Chinese Jianyao "Hare's Fur" conical TEA BOWL with everted rim, Song Dynasty. No damage except for a very slight chip (less than 1 mm) to the footrim. Diameter is 4.75 inches or 12 cms. Provenance: Stephen Junkunc, III. Purchased from Christie's Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art sale, March 19th, 2008 in NYC, Lot #547.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1082523 (stock #CH-11/T/06)
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Sold to China
Chinese stonewear celadon VASE from J. T. Tai & Co. Song Dynasty. Purchased from Sotheby's in New York, March 22, 2011, Lot # 285. Condition report available upon request. Height 5 3/8 inches or 13.6 cm.
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 1492 item #1043002 (stock #CH-10/E/11)
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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.