Enamel Bird Bowls

Qing, Yungzheng enamel bowl 雍正琺瑯彩菊鳥碗

Seasonal bird and flower design bowls were made by the Palace Production Board for the emperor, this one represented autumn with chrysanthemum.



Pastoral painting by David Ellinger (1913-2003) will be in Converse Auctions' East Meets West Sale, March 24th - ArtfixDaily

44 revolver, sterling silver, a gilt bronze dragon seal, bronze Buddhas, Asian scrolls, furniture, fine cloisonné and more. MALVERN, Pa. - Over 300 lots of fine American, European, African, Chinese and other Asian items will be sold in an internet-only Spring East Meets West Auction on Friday, March 24th, by Converse Auctions, based in Malvern. Source: www.artfixdaily.com

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    Oxford University Press, USA. 2005. ISBN: 019813410X,9780198134107. 514 pages.

    Celtic hanging-bowls were produced from the fifth to the eleventh century and range from simple functional vessels to great masterpieces of the period. The first part of the publication sets the bowls in their historical and cultural background and discusses all key aspects of hanging-bowl research, including the much-disputed topics of origin, use, and chronology. The second part is a comprehensive and highly detailed catalogue, dealing with the whole series from Britain and Europe....

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    Kodansha International. 2017. ISBN: 4770029527,9784770029522. 95 pages.

    Imari and Kakiemon wares are produced in the Arita area of Kyushu, a focus ofomestic porcelain production since the 17th century. In addition to theophisticated potting techniques and cobalt/celadon underglaze decorationearned from Korea, Japanese potters learned Chinese overglaze enamelechniques and the brilliant porcelains of Kyushu appeared almost overnight.hese porcelains were shipped through the port of Imari, and hence becamenown by that name. Wares from the Kakiemon kilns are well...

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    Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1992. ISBN: 9780870996368,0870996363. 432 pages.

    From 711 when they arrived on the Iberian Peninsula until 1492 when scholars contribute a wide-ranging series of essays and catalogue entries which are fully companion to the 373 illustrations (324 in color) of the spectacular art and architecture of the nearly vanished culture. 91/2x121/2 they were expelled by Ferdinand and Isabella, the Muslims were a powerful force in al-Andalus, as they called the Iberian lands they controlled. This awe-inspiring volume, which accompanies a major...









Presentation Bowl with Design of Mating Birds (15th–16th century)
Culture: Vietnam Medium: Stoneware with red, green, yellow, overglaze enamels Dimensions: H. 3 in. (7.6 cm); Diam. 14 1/2 in. (36.8 cm) Classification: Ceramics Credit Line: Gift of Betty and John R. Menke, 1992...
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