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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #970841 (stock #C-20102)
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Chinese CHIZOU white slip decorated stonewear EWER, SONG Dynasty with its trumpet neck, handle and spout covered with a white clay slip beneath a colorless glaze, the rim now bound with copper, the canted foot finished with a recessed base. Cizhou wares were usually thrown on a wheel which was made from a large and heavy stone and marks on the wares indicate that they were thrown very quickly...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1029636 (stock #CH-10/E/12)
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Chinese Longquan celadon DISH, well modeled with a soft pale blue-green glaze applied overall except the very thin foot rim which shows a buff colored biscuit color. There is a faint band around the outside of the dish near the rim. There is a small (size of a wooden match head) area inside the cavetto (see photo) where the glaze did not adhere. Otherwise in good condition. Circa: Southern Song Dynasty, 13th Century. Dimensions: Diameter is 5 1/16 inches or 12.2 cms.
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 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 1492 item #1082523 (stock #CH-11/T/06)
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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 #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 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 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 #843513 (stock # CK-17)
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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 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 AD 1000 item #843685 (stock # CK - 16)
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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 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.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #807661 (stock # CK-3)
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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 #957123 (stock #C-0509)
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Chinese stonewear (tea) BOWL with black Cizhou glaze applied thickly over the finely potted cup with a slightly everted rim. Song Dynasty. There are some "losses" as expected with some scratching on both the inside and outside of the cup. No apparent chips cracks or restorations. Diameter is 4.75 inches (12.2 cms) and height is 2 7/8 of an inch or (7.4 cms.) Note: the "red" color in the photographs are a reflection!
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 #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 #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.